The Renovation Specialists Ashford Common
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 Ashford Common, TW15 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 Ashford Common
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different 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 restoration projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive 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 essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients 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 site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included