The Home improvement Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 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 West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Rafborough, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings 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 contractors have actually just been provided with plans 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 an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just 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 really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of 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 a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of