The Garage conversion Specialists Upton Lea
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 Upton Lea, SL2 5 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 Upton Lea
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 Upton Lea, SL2 5
bathroom renovations near Stoke Green, SL2 4
home improvement near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
garage conversion near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
kitchen renovation near Upton, SL1 1
garage conversion near Middle Green, SL3 6
home improvement near Salt Hill, SL1 3
garage conversion near Wexham Street, SL3 6
house refurbishments near Slough, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however 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