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:house refurbishments near Crowthorne, RG45 6
house refurbishments near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
house renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
house renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
home improvement near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
property refurbishment near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Honey Hill, RG40 3
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sandhurst, GU47 9
home improvement near Great Hollands, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed 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 a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included