The Home improvement Specialists Farnborough Park
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 Park, GU14 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 Park
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:renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
home improvement near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
refurbishment company near Rafborough, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment 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 a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure 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 methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included