The Renovation Specialists Cove
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 Cove, GU14 0 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 Cove
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:property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
home improvement near Southwood, GU14 0
garage conversion near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
home improvement near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included