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:house renovation near Sheepridge, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Fern, SL8 5
home improvement near Well End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
garage conversion near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made an error 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included