The Renovation Specialists Chobham
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 Chobham, GU24 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 Chobham
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:property refurbishment near Chobham, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Mimbridge, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Burrowhill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
home improvement near Horsell, GU21 4
house refurbishments near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Bisley, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 look competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of