The Garage conversion Specialists Cold Harbour, SL6 3
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 Cold Harbour, SL6 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 Cold Harbour
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?
- 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might 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 important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included 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 great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of