The Dormer extension Specialists Langley Common
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 Langley Common, RG2 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 Langley Common
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to 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 should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought 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 actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents 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 handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included