The Dormer extension Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Lower Shiplake, RG9 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 Lower Shiplake
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 renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
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property refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden, RG9 4
house renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch 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 typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person 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 dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included