The Home improvement Specialists North Ascot
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 North Ascot, SL5 8 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 North Ascot
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:renovation near North Ascot, SL5 8
house refurbishments near Chavey Down, SL5 8
bathroom renovations near Brookside, SL5 8
kitchen renovation near Winkfield Row, RG42 7
home improvement near Bullbrook, RG12 2
garage conversion near Wood End, SL5 7
home improvement near Ascot, SL5 7
garage conversion near South Ascot, SL5 9
property refurbishment near Winkfield, SL4 4
kitchen refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has 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 few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present customers 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual 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 critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of