Garage conversion diy

Building prices for garage conversion diy

For simple garage conversions you could do all or most of the work yourself - just be careful as to what you can and can't do under building regulations. These prices are examples of what it has cost others to do a garage conversion by themselves, or mostly so, DIY so to speak.

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We had a garage conversion done by bgm garage conversion we had lots of quotes but these seamed to know what they was on about highly recommended the job was complete in 5days at the cost of 6400 my kid love the extra play room call them on 07545225477 highly recommended £6,400 item/job Oxford 2011-05-07
We have just had our garage converted by the Garage Conversion Specialists. We had it converted into a office so i can work from home. I only took 10 working days to carry out the conversion and it was totally hassle free they took care of everything. The conversion looks great so i would like to recomend them and say thanks for doing a great job. £7,500 item/job Daventry ( Northants ) 2010-04-02
What does it cost?... and how do you Convert a Garage into a livable space? 95% of Conversion can be completed without asking for planning Dept but you will have to submit a "building notice" to Building control Dept who will then come out and inspect your conversion, Cost is calculated in m2. Below is the stages and requirements you will need to follow. Dig New Footing to close up the garage door (Inspection 1 by the BCO) Concrete, press concrete lintel or cavity lintel footing (Inspection 2 by BCO) DPM 1200g and DPC 100mm, new wall and floor (Part C Building regs) New floor 22mm p4 T&G, Stud walls and ceiling out 4400 and 600 centres 4" x2" Insulate walls 70mm, floor and ceiling 100mm (Part L & E Building regs. 3rd Inspection by BCO) Run power and light (Part P) you will need part P reg electron for this (first fix) Run GCH or other heat Source Fit new Window (Part F & N building Regs) Plaster Board and skim ceiling (Part B building regs) First and second fix Joinery Second fix electrics, (Election signs of work and sends notice to the Building Control Officer) Paint floor finish Jade Building Services Ltd can do the job faster and to e better standard. Rough guided price for a garage conversion is 500 to 800m2 depending on layout and standard of finish Jade Building services Ltd cover a 50 mile radius of Peterborough and can be contacted free on 0870 8030525 or 07979685773 Jade Building Services Ltd Building and Renovation Services 82 Farriers Court Peterborough Cambs PE27DY Office 0870 8030525 Mobile 07979685773 (Please follow the link to see examples of our work) Members of The Federation of Master Builders & Construction line £5,000 item/job Peterborough 2010-02-26
Conversion of single garage, did all the labour work myself but had help from electrician friend for parts. Intention is for it to be home cinema room. price does not include home cinema! £4,000 item/job Bath 2007-12-12

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