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:bathroom renovations near Stroude, GU25 4
home improvement near Thorpe, TW20 8
kitchen renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
home improvement near Trumps Green, GU25 4
kitchen renovation near Virginia Water, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
garage conversion near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Egham Wick, TW20 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically because 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 on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included