The Garage conversion Specialists Carter’s Hill
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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 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 Carter’s Hill
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied 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 an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people 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 handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of