The House refurbishments Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over Abbey Mead, 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 house refurbishments 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 Abbey Mead
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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 Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Laleham, TW18 1
refurbishment company near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
renovation near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
home improvement near Shepperton, TW17 0
renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Knowle Green, TW18 2
property refurbishment near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
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 picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included