The Garage conversion Specialists Cookham, SL6 9
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 Cookham, SL6 9 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 Cookham
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.
Nearby areas we cover:garage conversion near Cookham, SL6 9
garage conversion near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
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kitchen refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
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house renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties 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’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. 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 current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included