The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Earley
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 Earley, RG6 7 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 Earley
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:home improvement near Earley, RG6 7
bathroom renovations near Lower Earley, RG6 3
home improvement near Woodley, RG5 3
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Winnersh, RG41 5
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
house renovation near New Town, RG1 3
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Woodley Green, RG5 4
property refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital 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 omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included