The Renovation Specialists Farnborough
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, 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 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 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:house renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of