The Loft extension Specialists Dorney
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension 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 extension 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 extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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:house refurbishments near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Eton Wick, SL4 6
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
renovation near Boveney, SL4 6
refurbishment company near South Field, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Clewer Village, SL4 5
renovation near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during 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’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might 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 important to make sure a successful result, so make certain 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 what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included