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.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
house refurbishments near Sindlesham, RG41 5
renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
property refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
home improvement near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Earley, RG6 7
bathroom renovations near Barkham, RG41 4
home improvement near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included 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 terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included