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:refurbishment company near Lake End, SL4 6
home improvement near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Boveney, SL4 6
house renovation near Bray Wick, SL6 1
property refurbishment near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really 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 current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. 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 ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute 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 included