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:property refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Coley, RG2 0
house renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot 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 renovation tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that 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 illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of many products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included