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
bathroom renovations near Shiplake, RG9 4
renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
garage conversion near Harpsden, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
house renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders 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 handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will offer 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 primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend 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 included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included