The Home improvement Specialists Hawley
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 Hawley, GU17 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 Hawley
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 Hawley, GU17 9
home improvement near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen renovation near York Town, GU15 3
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
house renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Darby Green, GU17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive 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 much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure 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 see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of