The House renovation Specialists Lightwater
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 Lightwater, GU18 5 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 Lightwater
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:kitchen refurbishment near Lightwater, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Windlesham, GU20 6
property refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Bagshot, GU19 5
home improvement near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
property refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Brick Hill, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
garage conversion near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing 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 must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present clients 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of