The Renovation Specialists Egham
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, 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 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
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area could 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 unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of