The Garage conversion Specialists Crowthorne
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 Crowthorne, RG45 6 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 Crowthorne
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:bathroom renovations near Crowthorne, RG45 6
house renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
home improvement near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
house renovation near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
garage conversion near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
renovation near Sandhurst, GU47 9
refurbishment company near Great Hollands, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included