The Dormer extension Specialists Cippenham
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 Cippenham, SL1 5 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 Cippenham
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:bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
house renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
property refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
garage conversion near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
garage conversion near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only 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 very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of