The Home improvement Specialists Byfleet
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 Byfleet, KT14 6 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 Byfleet
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:kitchen refurbishment near Byfleet, KT14 6
garage conversion near Brooklands, KT13 0
refurbishment company near West Byfleet, KT14 6
property refurbishment near New Haw, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Ridgway, GU22 8
garage conversion near Row Town, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Woodham, KT15 3
kitchen renovation near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
house renovation near Rowhill, KT15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much 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 remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever 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 important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify 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 method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included