The Garage conversion Specialists Egham
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 Egham, TW20 0 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 Egham
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide 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 recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of