The Property refurbishment Specialists Thorpe, 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, 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
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:property refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Stroude, GU25 4
house refurbishments near Virginia Water, GU25 4
renovation near Trumps Green, GU25 4
home improvement near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
renovation near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Egham, TW20 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed 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 an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive 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 significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For example, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really 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 speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents 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 handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. 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 probably anticipating that light fittings are included