The Dormer extension Specialists The Mount
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 The Mount, RG1 5 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 The Mount
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:kitchen refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
home improvement near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near Woodley, RG5 3
renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen refurbishment near Earley, RG6 7
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 choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even 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 right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will provide 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 vital to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included