The Dormer extension Specialists Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 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 Shinfield
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:property refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
refurbishment company near Whitley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee 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 everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For instance, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group 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 process. 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 outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included