The Property refurbishment Specialists Ash
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Ash, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment 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 Ash
Most property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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 renovation near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Tongham, GU10 1
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
kitchen renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
garage conversion near Normandy, GU3 2
refurbishment company near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
house renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies 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 might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included