The Dormer extension Specialists Thorpe Lea
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 8 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 Thorpe Lea
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 Egham Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
home improvement near Hythe, TW20 8
renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
bathroom renovations near Staines, TW18 4
house refurbishments near Egham, TW20 0
property refurbishment near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
house renovation near Thorpe, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Hythe End, TW19 5
house refurbishments near Stroude, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of