The Home improvement Specialists Farnham 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 Farnham Park, SL2 3 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 Farnham 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:house refurbishments near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
house renovation near Farnham Park, SL2 3
house renovation near East Burnham, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
house refurbishments near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
kitchen refurbishment near Farnham Common, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Egypt, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Manor Park, SL1 3
renovation near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in 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 few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly 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 a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of