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:home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
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 individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included