The Loft conversion Specialists Dorney
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Dorney, SL4 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Dorney
Most 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free 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 loft conversion in 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:property refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Lake End, SL4 6
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
house renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
refurbishment company near Boveney, SL4 6
garage conversion near South Field, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Clewer Village, SL4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing 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 free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial 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 duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home 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 presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of