The Garage conversion Specialists Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6 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 Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very 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 to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders 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 provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of