The Garage conversion Specialists Arborfield Cross
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 Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 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 Arborfield Cross
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 Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Langley Common, RG2 9
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
house refurbishments near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
house refurbishments near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
house renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Farley Hill, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might 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 unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies 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 an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might 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 vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of