The Property refurbishment Specialists Fairlands
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 Fairlands, GU3 3 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 Fairlands
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:home improvement near Fairlands, GU3 3
kitchen refurbishment near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
house renovation near Pitch Place, GU3 3
garage conversion near Worplesdon, GU3 3
garage conversion near Fox Corner, GU3 3
bathroom renovations near Willey Green, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Pirbright, GU24 0
kitchen renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
garage conversion near Normandy, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct 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 projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided 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 really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital 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 reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of