The Dormer extension Specialists The Throat
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 Throat, RG40 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 The Throat
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 refurbishments near The Throat, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
garage conversion near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Honey Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Wokingham, RG41 2
renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
house renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Heathlands, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
garage conversion near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure 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 included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included