The Renovation Specialists Farnborough Street
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 Street, GU14 8 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 Street
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 refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
garage conversion near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
property refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
house refurbishments near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
house refurbishments near South Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate 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 fact 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might 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 crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify 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 a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included