The Garage conversion Specialists Lower Caversham
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 Lower Caversham, RG4 5 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 Lower Caversham
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 Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
garage conversion near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
home improvement near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied 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 an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot 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 save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included