The House refurbishments Specialists Hythe
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Hythe, TW20 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house refurbishments 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 Hythe
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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:refurbishment company near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
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renovation near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen renovation near Egham, TW20 0
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house renovation near Hythe End, TW19 5
bathroom renovations near Stroude, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included