The Dormer extension Specialists Shiplake
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 Shiplake, RG9 4 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 Shiplake
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 New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake, RG9 4
house renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Wargrave, RG10 8
home improvement near Harpsden, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial 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.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty 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 example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very 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 current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included