The Dormer extension Specialists Hambleden
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 Hambleden, RG9 6 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 Hambleden
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:renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Greenlands, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Aston, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
house renovation near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Danesfield, SL7 2
home improvement near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really 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 current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies 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 handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of