The House renovation Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation 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 renovation 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 renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation 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 renovation in house renovation 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:home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
home improvement near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders 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 sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 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 danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included