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 refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has 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 absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team 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 remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of