The Garage conversion Specialists South Farnborough
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 South Farnborough, GU14 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 South Farnborough
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 South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
home improvement near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough 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 lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple 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 provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods 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 an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of