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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Egham, TW20 0
garage conversion near Englefield Green, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Hythe End, TW19 5
renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
kitchen refurbishment near Egham Wick, TW20 0
home improvement near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Hythe, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Beaumont, TW19 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend 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 exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included