The Home improvement Specialists South Farnborough
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 South Farnborough, GU14 6 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 South Farnborough
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:bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just 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 very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted 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 confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of