The Garage conversion Specialists Great Hollands, RG12 8
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8 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 Great Hollands
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:home improvement near Great Hollands, RG12 8
home improvement near Easthampstead, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
garage conversion near Hanworth, RG12 7
house renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
house renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
home improvement near Crown Wood, RG12 9
home improvement near Harmans Water, RG12 9
kitchen renovation near Birch Hill, RG12 7
home improvement near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of