The Home improvement Specialists West 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 West 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 West 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:house refurbishments near West Byfleet, KT14 6
property refurbishment near Ridgway, GU22 8
home improvement near Woodham, KT15 3
renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
house refurbishments near Sheerwater, GU21 5
property refurbishment near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
bathroom renovations near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
garage conversion near Byfleet, KT14 6
bathroom renovations near Brooklands, KT13 0
house refurbishments near Row Town, KT15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing 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 structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included