The Home improvement Specialists Ash
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Ash, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of home improvement 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 Ash
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 Contractors in London?
- Specialists in home improvement in home improvement 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 Ash, GU12 5
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
bathroom renovations near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
refurbishment company near Wyke, GU3 2
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of