The Dormer extension Specialists Harpsden Bottom
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 Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4 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 Harpsden Bottom
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included