The Dormer extension Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 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 Lake End
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:bathroom renovations near Lake End, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
home improvement near Bray, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
property refurbishment near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Boveney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray Wick, SL6 1
home improvement near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the right price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of