The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an dormer loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does dormer loft conversion all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of dormer loft conversion 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 Aldershot
Most dormer loft conversion 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 loft conversion Consultation
We offer free dormer loft conversion 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 loft conversion in dormer loft conversion 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:house renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
refurbishment company near Tongham, GU10 1
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
refurbishment company near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot 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 jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included