The Garage conversion Specialists Blackwater, GU17 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 Blackwater, GU17 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 Blackwater
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 Blackwater, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
garage conversion near Darby Green, GU17 0
house refurbishments near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
refurbishment company near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 may actually be really 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 not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included