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:renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
garage conversion near York Town, GU15 3
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
house refurbishments near Frogmore, GU17 0
refurbishment company near College Town, GU47 0
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
renovation near Darby Green, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included