The Dormer extension Specialists Rafborough
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 Rafborough, GU14 0 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 Rafborough
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:refurbishment company near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
house renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
house renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with 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 essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
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 very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included