The Property refurbishment Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment 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 Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment 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 property refurbishment in property refurbishment 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
property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Mytchett, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
home improvement 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 saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various 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 typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included