The Garage conversion Specialists Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 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 Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house refurbishments near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Arborfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Whitley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
garage conversion near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive 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 substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered practical. For example, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will offer 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 site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, 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 very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included