The Garage conversion Specialists The Ridges
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 Ridges, RG40 3 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 Ridges
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:bathroom renovations near The Ridges, RG40 3
house renovation near Finchampstead, RG40 4
kitchen refurbishment near Wick Hill, RG40 3
garage conversion near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
bathroom renovations near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
house refurbishments near Heathlands, RG40 3
renovation near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
house renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest 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 an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of 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 uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included