The Dormer loft conversion Specialists The Mount
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 The Mount, RG1 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 The Mount
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:garage conversion near The Mount, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
garage conversion near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
renovation near Woodley, RG5 3
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house renovation near Earley, RG6 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not 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 important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never 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 important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of