The Renovation Specialists Lightwater
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 Lightwater, GU18 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 Lightwater
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:kitchen refurbishment near Lightwater, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Windlesham, GU20 6
house renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
home improvement near Bagshot, GU19 5
refurbishment company near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
property refurbishment near Donkey Town, GU24 9
property refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Brick Hill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
garage conversion near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only 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 contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included