The Renovation Specialists Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, GU3 3 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 Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, GU3 3
garage conversion near Fairlands, GU3 3
house refurbishments near Worplesdon, GU3 3
home improvement near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
kitchen renovation near Fox Corner, GU3 3
renovation near Sutton Green, GU4 7
home improvement near Prey Heath, GU22 0
property refurbishment near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
renovation near Willey Green, GU3 2
home improvement near Pirbright, GU24 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often 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 individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of