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:kitchen refurbishment near Stanford End, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Beech Hill, RG7 2
garage conversion near Riseley, RG7 1
house renovation near Swallowfield, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Grazeley, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Heckfield, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Poundgreen, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Bramshill, RG27 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included