The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Arborfield
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 Arborfield, RG2 9 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 Arborfield
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:property refurbishment near Arborfield, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
home improvement near Langley Common, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
garage conversion near Shinfield, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
house renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
house refurbishments near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people 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 procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included