The House renovation Specialists Chertsey
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation 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 house renovation 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 house renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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:kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey, KT16 8
garage conversion near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
home improvement near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Addlestone, KT15 1
house renovation near Laleham, TW18 1
kitchen refurbishment near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Row Town, KT15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included