The Garage conversion Specialists Longford
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 Longford, UB7 0 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 Longford
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:house refurbishments near Longford, UB7 0
house renovation near Poyle, SL3 0
garage conversion near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
garage conversion near Stanwell Moor, TW19 6
kitchen refurbishment near Colnbrook, SL3 0
garage conversion near Sutton, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Thorney, SL0 9
kitchen refurbishment near Horton, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Brands Hill, SL3 8
house renovation near Stanwell, TW19 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details 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 number of present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may 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 crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included