The Dormer extension Specialists Eastheath
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 Eastheath, RG41 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 Eastheath
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 typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, 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 ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of