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:house refurbishments near Lucas Green, GU24 9
house renovation near Bisley, GU24 9
garage conversion near Donkey Town, GU24 9
house renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
property refurbishment near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
garage conversion near Knaphill, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
house renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current clients will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website 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 primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included