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
house renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
home improvement near Flexford, GU3 2
house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Wyke, GU3 2
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has 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 want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of