The House renovation Specialists Sheerwater
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 Sheerwater, GU21 5 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 Sheerwater
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:garage conversion near Sheerwater, GU21 5
property refurbishment near Woodham, KT15 3
home improvement near Pyrford, GU22 8
kitchen renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
renovation near Ridgway, GU22 8
property refurbishment near Maybury, GU22 7
garage conversion near Woking, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
house refurbishments near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
renovation near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different 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 restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents 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 dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of