The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Knowl Hill
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 Knowl Hill, RG10 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 Knowl Hill
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 Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Warren Row, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Kiln Green, RG10 9
home improvement near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Holloway, SL6 3
house refurbishments near The Holt, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near Holly Cross, RG10 8
refurbishment company near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must 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, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of