The Home improvement Specialists Brooklands
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Brooklands, KT13 0 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of home improvement 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 Brooklands
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 home improvement in home improvement 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:house refurbishments near Brooklands, KT13 0
house refurbishments near Byfleet, KT14 6
house renovation near New Haw, KT15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
house refurbishments near Row Town, KT15 1
renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
refurbishment company near Addlestone, KT15 1
home improvement near Woodham, KT15 3
home improvement near Rowhill, KT15 1
home improvement near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of