The Garage conversion Specialists Farnham Common
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 Farnham Common, SL2 3 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 Farnham Common
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 Farnham Common, SL2 3
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house refurbishments near Hedgerley Hill, SL2 4
bathroom renovations near Hedgerley, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Farnham Park, SL2 3
home improvement near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
house renovation near East Burnham, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. 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 not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included