The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Lower 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 Lower Caversham, RG4 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 Lower 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.
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kitchen renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend 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 methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included