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:bathroom renovations near Lightwater, GU18 5
kitchen renovation near Windlesham, GU20 6
property refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
renovation near Bagshot, GU19 5
bathroom renovations near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
refurbishment company near Donkey Town, GU24 9
renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Heatherside, GU15 1
home improvement near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only 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 must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of