The Dormer extension Specialists Colnbrook
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 Colnbrook, SL3 0 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 Colnbrook
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:house renovation near Colnbrook, SL3 0
property refurbishment near Brands Hill, SL3 8
property refurbishment near Sutton, SL3 8
refurbishment company near Poyle, SL3 0
kitchen renovation near Longford, UB7 0
renovation near Horton, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near Richings Park, SL0 9
garage conversion near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
garage conversion near Thorney, SL0 9
bathroom renovations near Langley, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking with 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 due to the fact that there is so much various 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 remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied 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 cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. 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 dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included