The Dormer extension Specialists Ashford
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 Ashford, TW15 2 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 Ashford
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:kitchen refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
kitchen renovation near Staines, TW18 4
house refurbishments near Knowle Green, TW18 2
property refurbishment near Littleton Common, TW15 1
property refurbishment near Ashford Common, TW15 1
renovation near West Bedfont, TW14 8
house refurbishments near Stanwell, TW19 7
home improvement near Charlton, TW17 0
garage conversion near Littleton, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Laleham, TW18 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will give 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 structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of