The Garage conversion Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 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 Hawthorn Hill
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 refurbishment near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
renovation near Braywoodside, SL6 3
garage conversion near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
house renovation near Warfield, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Touchen-end, SL6 3
garage conversion near Paley Street, SL6 3
home improvement near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only 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 a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing 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 confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included