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:kitchen refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
home improvement near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
garage conversion near Bisley, GU24 9
home improvement near Brook Place, GU24 8
garage conversion near Chobham, GU24 8
house renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
kitchen refurbishment near Lucas Green, GU24 9
house renovation near Mimbridge, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
bathroom renovations near Miles Green, GU21 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need 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 actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 vital to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included