The Home improvement Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1
kitchen renovation near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
renovation near Deepcut, GU16 6
renovation near Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
home improvement near Frimley, GU16 9
garage conversion near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Donkey Town, GU24 9
bathroom renovations near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. 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 far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really 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 present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of