The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Caversham
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 Caversham, RG4 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 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 Caversham
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:home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
home improvement near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
bathroom renovations near Emmer Green, RG4 6
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
house renovation near New Town, RG1 3
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website 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 construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of