The Dormer extension Specialists Caversham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer extension all over Caversham, RG4 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 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 Caversham
Most dormer 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 Dormer extension Consultation
We offer free dormer 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 dormer extension in dormer 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:home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
property refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
refurbishment company near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
home improvement near New Town, RG1 3
house refurbishments near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Coley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
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 selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties 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 most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of