The Garage conversion Specialists Fox Lane
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 Fox Lane, GU14 9 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 Fox Lane
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:kitchen renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
home improvement near Rafborough, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Southwood, 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 selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify 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 an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of