The Renovation Specialists Egham Hythe
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 Egham Hythe, TW20 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 Egham Hythe
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 Egham Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
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home improvement near Knowle Green, TW18 2
bathroom renovations near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen renovation near Egham, TW20 0
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
renovation near Hythe End, TW19 5
property refurbishment near Stroude, GU25 4
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 picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture 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 typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately 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 essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … 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 important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included