The Dormer extension Specialists Ash Vale
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 Ash Vale, GU12 5 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 Ash Vale
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:home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
garage conversion near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
refurbishment company near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely 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 contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients 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 dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included