The Garage conversion Specialists Ash
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 Ash, GU12 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 Ash
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:house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Tongham, GU10 1
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
house refurbishments near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen refurbishment near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might 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 handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of