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:home improvement near Donkey Town, GU24 9
home improvement near Lucas Green, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
kitchen renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
garage conversion near Lightwater, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Miles Green, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Castle Green, GU24 8
home improvement near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
property refurbishment near Windlesham, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included