The Dormer loft conversion Specialists The Throat
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 Throat, RG40 3 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 Throat
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:house refurbishments near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Wokingham, RG41 2
house refurbishments near Wick Hill, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Holme Green, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Heathlands, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
bathroom renovations near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
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 selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different 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 restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable 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 less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
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 people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included