The Home improvement Specialists Crookham Village
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 Crookham Village, GU51 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 Crookham Village
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:renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
home improvement near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Church Crookham, GU52 6
kitchen refurbishment near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Fleet, GU51 4
kitchen renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
house renovation near Winchfield, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Pondtail, GU51 3
home improvement near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
home improvement near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. 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 dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out 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 exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included