The Property refurbishment Specialists Chertsey, KT16 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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
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property refurbishment near Addlestone, KT15 1
garage conversion near Laleham, TW18 1
garage conversion near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
property refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 truth it may really be extremely 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 not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
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 might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of