The Property refurbishment Specialists Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
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 Hartley Wintney, RG27 8 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 Hartley Wintney
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:house refurbishments near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
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kitchen refurbishment near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
house refurbishments near West Green, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Winchfield, RG27 8
house renovation near Murrell Green, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Dipley, RG27 8
garage conversion near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Mattingley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included