The Dormer extension Specialists 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 Shiplake, 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 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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near New Cross, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Shiplake, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Harpsden, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
refurbishment company near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very 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 with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included