The Home improvement Specialists Castle Green
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 Castle Green, GU24 8 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 Castle Green
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:bathroom renovations near Castle Green, GU24 8
house renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Bisley, GU24 9
garage conversion near Brook Place, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Chobham, GU24 8
house renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
house renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Mimbridge, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since 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 people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Present customers will offer 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 website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included