The Dormer extension Specialists Whitley Wood
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 Wood, RG2 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 Whitley Wood
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies 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 lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present 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 everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of