The Home improvement Specialists Ash Vale
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 Vale, 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 Vale
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:property refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Frimley Green, GU16 6
refurbishment company near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of