The Property refurbishment Specialists Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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 Hythe, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Knowle Green, TW18 2
renovation near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen refurbishment near Egham, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
house renovation near Thorpe, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Hythe End, TW19 5
property refurbishment near Stroude, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have 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 expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of