The Kitchen extensions Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen extensions 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 kitchen extensions 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 kitchen extensions 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 Kitchen extensions Consultation
We offer free kitchen extensions 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 kitchen extensions in kitchen extensions 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, GU14 6
home improvement near South Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Mytchett, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
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 decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have 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 provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person 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 process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital 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 omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained 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