The Garage conversion Specialists Sonning
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, 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
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:home improvement near Sonning, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Woodley Green, RG5 4
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically 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 comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included