The Garage conversion Specialists Hawley
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 Hawley, GU17 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 Hawley
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:property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
garage conversion near Frogmore, GU17 0
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Darby Green, GU17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included