The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer loft conversion all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of dormer loft conversion 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 Aldershot
Most dormer loft conversion 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 loft conversion Consultation
We offer free dormer loft conversion 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 loft conversion in dormer loft conversion 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 Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
kitchen renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near South Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained 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 customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included