The Home improvement Specialists Chertsey
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 Chertsey, KT16 8 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 Chertsey
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:renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
garage conversion near Laleham, TW18 1
kitchen refurbishment near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
bathroom renovations near Row Town, KT15 1
house renovation near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
house renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different 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 restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included