The Dormer extension Specialists Sheepridge
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 Sheepridge, SL7 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 Sheepridge
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:home improvement near Sheepridge, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Well End, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Fern, SL8 5
house renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen refurbishment near Cores End, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
garage conversion near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
home improvement near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has 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 number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual 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 procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included