The Dormer extension Specialists Birch 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 Birch Hill, RG12 7 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 Birch 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing 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 drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the right price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just 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 information of a few current clients. Current clients 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, 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
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of