The House renovation Specialists Thorpe Lea
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Thorpe Lea, 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 house 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 Thorpe Lea
Most house 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 House renovation Consultation
We offer free house 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 house renovation in house 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 Hythe, TW20 8
garage conversion near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
renovation near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
garage conversion near Knowle Green, TW18 2
renovation near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen renovation near Egham, TW20 0
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Hythe End, TW19 5
kitchen refurbishment near Stroude, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations 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 possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
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 must be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical 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 a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site 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 develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate 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 may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of