The Dormer extension Specialists Datchet
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 Datchet, SL3 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 Datchet
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.
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bathroom renovations near Slough, SL3 7
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option 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 unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely 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 to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy 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 information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … 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 crucial to make sure a successful outcome, 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
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of