The Renovation Specialists Stroude
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 Stroude, GU25 4 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 Stroude
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 Stroude, GU25 4
home improvement near Thorpe, TW20 8
renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
garage conversion near Trumps Green, GU25 4
bathroom renovations near Virginia Water, GU25 4
home improvement near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
renovation near Egham Wick, TW20 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct 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 new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods 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 fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed 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 beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of