The House refurbishments Specialists South Farnborough, GU14 6
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 South 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 South 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?
- 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of