The House refurbishments Specialists Egham
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 Egham, TW20 0 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 Egham
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 Egham, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Englefield Green, TW20 0
bathroom renovations near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
renovation near Hythe End, TW19 5
house renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Egham Wick, TW20 0
garage conversion near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
house renovation near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Hythe, TW20 8
garage conversion near Beaumont, TW19 5
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 picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of