The Garage conversion Specialists Shiplake
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 Shiplake, RG9 4 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 Shiplake
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon 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 needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of