The Dormer extension Specialists Emmer Green
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 Emmer Green, RG4 6 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 Emmer Green
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:house refurbishments near Emmer Green, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Caversham, RG4 8
home improvement near Play Hatch, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
bathroom renovations near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need 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 variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included