The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Cold Harbour, SL6 3
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 Cold Harbour, SL6 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 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 Cold Harbour
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?
- 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:kitchen renovation near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
house renovation near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
house renovation near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Kiln Green, RG10 9
home improvement near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Altmore, SL6 3
property refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
garage conversion near Holloway, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building 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 may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included