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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
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garage conversion near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
home improvement near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people 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 procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included