The Garage conversion Specialists Marlow Common
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 Marlow Common, SL7 2 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 Marlow Common
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 Bockmer End, SL7 2
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Danesfield, SL7 2
garage conversion near Temple, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Marlow, SL7 1
kitchen renovation near Hurley, SL6 5
garage conversion near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical 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 an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included