The Renovation Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 8 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 West Heath
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:garage conversion near West Heath, GU14 8
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refurbishment company near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
house renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth 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 should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included