The Garage conversion Specialists Sandhurst
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 Sandhurst, GU47 9 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 Sandhurst
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:garage conversion near Sandhurst, GU47 9
renovation near Darby Green, GU17 0
house renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
kitchen refurbishment near Cricket Hill, GU46 6
house renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
house renovation near College Town, GU47 0
renovation near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
kitchen refurbishment near Yateley, GU46 6
garage conversion near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the right cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality 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 need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current 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 website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included