The Dormer extension Specialists Scotswood
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 Scotswood, SL5 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 Scotswood
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:bathroom renovations near Scotswood, SL5 9
garage conversion near Broomhall, SL5 9
kitchen refurbishment near The Rise, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Sunningdale, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
home improvement near South Ascot, SL5 9
kitchen refurbishment near Brick Hill, GU24 8
home improvement near Blacknest, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
renovation near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present customers will give 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 main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of