The House refurbishments Specialists Old Woking
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 Old Woking, GU22 9 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 Old Woking
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since 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 sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only 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 should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact 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 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 greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might 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 an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of