The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Lightwater
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 Lightwater, GU18 5 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 Lightwater
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:kitchen refurbishment near Lightwater, GU18 5
bathroom renovations near Windlesham, GU20 6
garage conversion near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house renovation near Bagshot, GU19 5
property refurbishment near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
kitchen refurbishment near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
house renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
house renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
house refurbishments near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need 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 substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 look competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents 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 handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of