The Renovation Specialists Farnborough Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does renovation all over Farnborough Green, GU16 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Green
Most 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 Renovation Consultation
We offer free 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 renovation in 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 Green, GU16 7
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
home improvement near Frimley, GU16 9
bathroom renovations near Frimley Green, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints as to what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective 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 ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included