The Garage conversion Specialists Eastheath
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 Eastheath, RG41 2 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 Eastheath
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 Eastheath, RG41 2
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen refurbishment near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
garage conversion near Honey Hill, RG40 3
home improvement near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
house renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might 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 contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included