The Property refurbishment Specialists Crookham Village
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 Crookham Village, GU51 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 Crookham Village
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 refurbishments near Crookham Village, GU51 5
garage conversion near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Church Crookham, GU52 6
home improvement near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Fleet, GU51 4
kitchen refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
home improvement near Winchfield, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Pondtail, GU51 3
kitchen renovation near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
garage conversion near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate 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 party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included