The Dormer extension Specialists Cold Harbour
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 Cold Harbour, SL6 3 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 Cold Harbour
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 Cold Harbour, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
refurbishment company near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
home improvement near Kiln Green, RG10 9
house renovation near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Altmore, SL6 3
property refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Holloway, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods 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 method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included