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 renovation near Lightwater, GU18 5
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kitchen refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Bagshot, GU19 5
renovation near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
refurbishment company near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may 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 to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
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 group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure 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 ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included