The Dormer extension Specialists Fox Lane
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 Fox Lane, GU14 9 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 Fox Lane
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 renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
home improvement near Blackwater, GU17 9
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
house renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing 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 comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included