The Garage conversion Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1
house refurbishments near Aldershot, GU11 1
house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
garage conversion near Flexford, GU3 2
refurbishment company near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
house renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of