The Garage conversion Specialists Cookham Rise
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 Cookham Rise, SL6 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 Cookham Rise
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:house refurbishments near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Cookham, SL6 9
renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near North Town, SL6 7
home improvement near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
bathroom renovations near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Bisham, SL7 1
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients 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 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 provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of