The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Upton
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 Upton, SL1 1 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 Upton
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 Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
house refurbishments near Chalvey, SL1 2
renovation near Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Upton Lea, SL2 5
kitchen refurbishment near Datchet, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Middle Green, SL3 6
renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
bathroom renovations near George Green, SL3 6
house refurbishments near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included