The House renovation Specialists Blackwater
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Blackwater, GU17 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 renovation 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 Blackwater
Most house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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 Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near York Town, GU15 3
bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near Frogmore, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near College Town, GU47 0
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen renovation near Darby Green, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will give 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 daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main 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 important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of