The Dormer extension Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer extension all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of dormer extension 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 Aldershot
Most dormer extension 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 Dormer extension Consultation
We offer free dormer extension 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 dormer extension in dormer extension 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 refurbishments near Aldershot, GU11 1
property refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
kitchen renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Ash, GU12 5
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
house renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person 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 many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of