The House refurbishments Specialists Chertsey
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments 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 refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 refurbishments in house refurbishments 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:home improvement near Chertsey, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Laleham, TW18 1
home improvement near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
house refurbishments near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
house refurbishments near Shepperton, TW17 0
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 substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because 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 home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual 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 handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of