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:kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
refurbishment company near Addlestone, KT15 1
house renovation near Laleham, TW18 1
home improvement near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
garage conversion near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may 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 many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of