The Garage conversion Specialists Altmore
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 Altmore, SL6 3 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 Altmore
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct 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 remodelling projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … 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 crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included