The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Thorpe
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, 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
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range 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 particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of