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:renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
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garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
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garage conversion near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot 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 restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems 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 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 greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current 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 dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included