The Home improvement Specialists Yateley
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 Yateley, GU46 6 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 Yateley
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 Yateley, GU46 6
kitchen renovation near Cricket Hill, GU46 6
garage conversion near Up Green, RG27 0
garage conversion near Darby Green, GU17 0
renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
refurbishment company near Sandhurst, GU47 9
bathroom renovations near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
property refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
refurbishment company near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
garage conversion near The Ridges, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home 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, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out 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, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of