The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Hambleden
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 Hambleden, RG9 6 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 Hambleden
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 Hambleden, RG9 6
kitchen refurbishment near Mill End, RG9 6
renovation near Greenlands, RG9 3
garage conversion near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing 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 from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included