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:bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
renovation near Ash, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important 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 huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder 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 result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included