The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Temple
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 Temple, SL7 1 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 Temple
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:property refurbishment near Temple, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house renovation near Bisham, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
home improvement near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Hurley, SL6 5
house renovation near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
home improvement near Marlow, SL7 1
house renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. 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 existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder 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 sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included