The Renovation Specialists Lucas Green
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 Lucas Green, GU24 9 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 Lucas Green
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:renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
home improvement near Bisley, GU24 9
garage conversion near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Miles Green, GU21 2
home improvement near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
renovation near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
garage conversion near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
home improvement near Brook Place, GU24 8
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 choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. 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 thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of