The Property refurbishment Specialists Fairlands, GU3 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Fairlands, GU3 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Fairlands
Most property refurbishment are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:refurbishment company near Fairlands, GU3 3
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kitchen refurbishment near Pitch Place, GU3 3
renovation near Worplesdon, GU3 3
home improvement near Fox Corner, GU3 3
renovation near Willey Green, GU3 2
home improvement near Pirbright, GU24 0
home improvement near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Wyke, GU3 2
house renovation near Prey Heath, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included