The Garage conversion Specialists Stanford End
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 Stanford End, RG7 1 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 Stanford End
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 Stanford End, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Beech Hill, RG7 2
kitchen renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Swallowfield, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Grazeley, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Heckfield, RG27 0
house renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
home improvement near Bramshill, RG27 0
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 tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which 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 illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might 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 crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify 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 method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of