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:kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually 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 offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the best cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included