The Dormer extension Specialists Cookham
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 Cookham, SL6 9 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 Cookham
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:garage conversion near Cookham, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Bourne End, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Widmoor, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house refurbishments near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide 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 few present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of