The Garage conversion Specialists Shiplake Row
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 Row, 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 Row
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 extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot 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 really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included