The Dormer extension Specialists Heathlands
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 Heathlands, RG40 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 Heathlands
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 refurbishments near Heathlands, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
refurbishment company near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Holme Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Crowthorne, RG45 6
home improvement near The Ridges, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Eastheath, RG41 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the 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 items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital 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
Among the best ways to clarify exactly 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 a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of