The Dormer extension Specialists Marlow
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 Marlow, SL7 1 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 Marlow
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:garage conversion near Marlow, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Temple, SL7 1
home improvement near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
home improvement near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of