The Garage conversion Specialists Barkham
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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:home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
home improvement near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
garage conversion near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen refurbishment near Langley Common, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near The Throat, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Emmbrook, RG41 3
kitchen refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually 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 really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough 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, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really 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 existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very 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 a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included