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:garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
house refurbishments near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
renovation near Frimley, GU16 9
renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
home improvement near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since 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 home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of