The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Thorpe Lea
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 8 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 Thorpe Lea
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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renovation near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
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kitchen refurbishment near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen refurbishment near Egham, TW20 0
home improvement near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Hythe End, TW19 5
garage conversion near Stroude, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct 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 uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual 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 handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of