The Dormer extension Specialists Applehouse Hill
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 Applehouse Hill, SL6 6 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 Applehouse Hill
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:renovation near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
home improvement near Burchett's Green, SL6 6
house renovation near Stubbings, SL6 6
refurbishment company near Hurley, SL6 5
house refurbishments near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Temple, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Holloway, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Bigfrith, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions 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 thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included