The Renovation Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Aldershot
Most 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free 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 renovation in 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 Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
property refurbishment near Tongham, GU10 1
bathroom renovations near Ash, GU12 5
garage conversion near North Camp, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically 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 strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included