The Garage conversion Specialists Salt Hill
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 Salt Hill, SL1 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 Salt Hill
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:bathroom renovations near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
house renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
property refurbishment near Upton, SL1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Upton Lea, SL2 5
property refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
home improvement near Britwell, SL2 1
house refurbishments near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Stoke Green, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture 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 because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth 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 comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been 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 few existing customers. Current clients 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of