The House refurbishments Specialists Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 2 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 Knaphill
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:property refurbishment near Knaphill, GU21 2
renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
refurbishment company near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
home improvement near Brookwood, GU24 0
home improvement near Bisley, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Castle Green, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Lucas Green, GU24 9
refurbishment company near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
refurbishment company near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally 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 just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees 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 least expensive 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 considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than 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 offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included