The House refurbishments Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments all over 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 house refurbishments 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
Most house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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:property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Mytchett, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot 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 save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning 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 need 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 substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of