The Garage conversion Specialists Dowlesgreen
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 Dowlesgreen, RG40 1 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 Dowlesgreen
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:garage conversion near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
garage conversion near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
bathroom renovations near Emmbrook, RG41 3
garage conversion near Eastheath, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Holme Green, RG40 3
renovation near Popeswood, RG12 8
home improvement near Amen Corner, RG12 8
home improvement near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered 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 a very high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of 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’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed 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 details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included