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:renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
renovation near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
home improvement near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
home improvement near Lent Rise, SL1 7
refurbishment company near Clewer Village, SL4 5
home improvement near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included 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 save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially 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 truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included