The Dormer extension Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Lower Shiplake, RG9 3 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 Lower Shiplake
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 very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of