The Garage conversion Specialists Pingewood
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 Pingewood, RG30 3 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 Pingewood
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:home improvement near Pingewood, RG30 3
property refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Whitley, RG2 0
home improvement near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
home improvement near Grazeley, RG7 1
renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just 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 need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple 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 throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of