The House refurbishments Specialists Knowle Hill
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 Knowle Hill, GU25 4 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 Knowle Hill
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:house refurbishments near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Longcross, KT16 0
property refurbishment near Virginia Water, GU25 4
house renovation near Trumps Green, GU25 4
house refurbishments near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Stroude, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Broomhall, SL5 9
kitchen renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Burrowhill, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct 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 new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of