The Garage conversion Specialists Marlow
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, SL7 1 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
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 Marlow, SL7 1
home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
kitchen renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
home improvement near Temple, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Fern, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients will provide 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 website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included