The House refurbishments Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house refurbishments, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments 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 House refurbishments Consultation
We offer free house refurbishments 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 house refurbishments in house refurbishments 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:garage conversion near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the right price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products 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 must 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 look competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors 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 much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very 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 way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of