The Renovation Specialists Burrowhill
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 Burrowhill, GU24 8 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 Burrowhill
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 Burrowhill, GU24 8
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home improvement near Chobham, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Brick Hill, GU24 8
house renovation near Mimbridge, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Longcross, KT16 0
house renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
home improvement near Stonehill, KT16 0
kitchen refurbishment near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
house renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much 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 renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of