The Home improvement Specialists Sutton
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 Sutton, SL3 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 Sutton
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:home improvement near Sutton, SL3 8
house refurbishments near Colnbrook, SL3 0
kitchen renovation near Richings Park, SL0 9
renovation near Brands Hill, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Langley, SL3 7
home improvement near Thorney, SL0 9
property refurbishment near Poyle, SL3 0
property refurbishment near Longford, UB7 0
renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
house refurbishments near Shreding Green, SL0 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included