The Garage conversion Specialists Blackwater
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 Blackwater, GU17 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 Blackwater
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 Blackwater, GU17 9
house renovation near York Town, GU15 3
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
house refurbishments near Frogmore, GU17 0
kitchen renovation near College Town, GU47 0
refurbishment company near Fox Lane, GU14 9
garage conversion near Darby Green, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
refurbishment company near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included 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 considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never 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 critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included