The House renovation Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house 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 house 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 house 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 House renovation Consultation
We offer free house 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 house renovation in house 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:kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
house refurbishments near South Farnborough, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
garage conversion near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial 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 sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. 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 result, 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
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of