The Garage conversion Specialists The Throat
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 Throat, 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 Throat
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:garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen refurbishment near Wick Hill, RG40 3
renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
house renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
property refurbishment near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing 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 crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend 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 included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of