The Home improvement Specialists Farnborough Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an home improvement, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does home improvement all over Farnborough Green, GU16 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of home improvement 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 Farnborough Green
Most home improvement 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 Home improvement Consultation
We offer free home improvement 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 home improvement in home improvement 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:kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
garage conversion near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
home improvement near Frimley, GU16 9
property refurbishment near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near West Heath, GU14 8
renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be talking to home builders 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 different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact 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 few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of