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:property refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Wokingham, RG41 2
home improvement near Langley Common, RG2 9
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
home improvement near Sindlesham, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
home improvement near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. 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 customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of