The Dormer extension Specialists Whitley
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 Whitley, RG2 0 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 Whitley
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:bathroom renovations near Whitley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
renovation near Coley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
refurbishment company near Pingewood, RG30 3
bathroom renovations near The Mount, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost 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 ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present customers will offer 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of