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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
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home improvement near Virginia Water, GU25 4
bathroom renovations near Trumps Green, GU25 4
refurbishment company near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
garage conversion near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
garage conversion near Hythe, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact 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 number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included