The Garage conversion Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an garage conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does garage conversion all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of garage conversion 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 Aldershot
Most garage conversion 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 Garage conversion Consultation
We offer free garage conversion 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 garage conversion in garage conversion 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 Aldershot, GU11 1
house refurbishments near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Ash, GU12 5
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near South Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand 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 methods 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 a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included