The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Shiplake
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 Shiplake, RG9 4 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 Shiplake
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:refurbishment company near New Cross, RG9 4
renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
garage conversion near Harpsden, RG9 4
house renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have 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 information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present customers 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 dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of