The Home improvement Specialists Ridgway
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 Ridgway, GU22 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 Ridgway
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 Ridgway, GU22 8
garage conversion near Pyrford, GU22 8
house renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
bathroom renovations near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
garage conversion near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
house renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
renovation near Woodham, KT15 3
home improvement near Byfleet, KT14 6
kitchen renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Old Woking, GU22 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included