The Property refurbishment Specialists Sandhurst, GU47 9
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 Sandhurst, GU47 9 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 Sandhurst
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that 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 jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods 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 terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of