The Home improvement Specialists Donkey Town
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 Donkey Town, GU24 9 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 Donkey Town
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 renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Lucas Green, GU24 9
renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
home improvement near Brook Place, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Bisley, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Lightwater, GU18 5
property refurbishment near Miles Green, GU21 2
house refurbishments near Castle Green, GU24 8
renovation near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
kitchen refurbishment near Windlesham, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different 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 renovation tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of