The Renovation Specialists Addlestonemoor
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation all over Addlestonemoor, KT15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Addlestonemoor
Most 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free 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 renovation in 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:bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Addlestone, KT15 1
renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
garage conversion near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Rowhill, KT15 1
home improvement near New Haw, KT15 2
refurbishment company near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might 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 make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included