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:renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
refurbishment company near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Ash, GU12 5
refurbishment company near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
property refurbishment near Frimley Green, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present customers will provide 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of