The Garage conversion Specialists Cranbourne, SL4 4
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 Cranbourne, SL4 4 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 Cranbourne
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 Cranbourne, SL4 4
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kitchen refurbishment near Brookside, SL5 8
home improvement near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
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refurbishment company near Clewer Green, SL4 4
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 challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of