The Home improvement Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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:property refurbishment near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
bathroom renovations near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
garage conversion near Flexford, GU3 2
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Normandy, GU3 2
renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive 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 items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody 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 conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the right price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning 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 need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may 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 talking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included