The Dormer extension Specialists Littlestead Green
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 Littlestead Green, RG4 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 Littlestead Green
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various 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 remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group 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 remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain 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 what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of