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.
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kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
property refurbishment near Wyke, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
refurbishment company near Aldershot, GU11 1
bathroom renovations near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 in fact be very misleading. 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 current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included 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 way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included