The Renovation Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1 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 Tongham
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:bathroom renovations near Tongham, GU10 1
home improvement near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house refurbishments near Flexford, GU3 2
renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Wyke, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will offer 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 everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of