The Renovation Specialists Chertsey
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 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 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 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:renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
bathroom renovations near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
house renovation near Laleham, TW18 1
house refurbishments near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
home improvement near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot 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 tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may 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 offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current 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 dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included