The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Lent
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 Lent, SL1 7 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 Lent
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 Burnham, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
home improvement near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
house renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
house renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough 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 lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 fact it may in fact be really 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 to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of