The Property refurbishment Specialists Littleton, TW17 0
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 Littleton, TW17 0 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 Littleton
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:garage conversion near Littleton, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Shepperton, TW17 0
renovation near Charlton, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
bathroom renovations near Littleton Common, TW15 1
property refurbishment near Ashford Common, TW15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of