The Garage conversion Specialists The Holt
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 The Holt, RG10 9 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 The Holt
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:property refurbishment near The Holt, RG10 9
house renovation near Kiln Green, RG10 9
home improvement near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
house renovation near Holly Cross, RG10 8
renovation near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
house renovation near Warren Row, RG10 8
garage conversion near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on 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 illustrations that the builder has 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 lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment 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 a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered practical. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of