The Renovation Specialists Ash Vale
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 Ash Vale, 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 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 Ash Vale
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:house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
refurbishment company near Frimley Green, GU16 6
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents 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 dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included