The Garage conversion Specialists Farnborough
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 Farnborough, GU14 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 Farnborough
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:renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near South Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals 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 in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very 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 to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of