The Home improvement Specialists Lucas Green
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 Lucas Green, 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 Lucas Green
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 Lucas Green, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Bisley, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Donkey Town, GU24 9
renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
home improvement near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
house refurbishments near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Knaphill, GU21 2
house renovation near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
property refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build 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 brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand 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 inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only 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 really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of