The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Lent Rise
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 Lent Rise, SL1 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 Lent Rise
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:bathroom renovations near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Lent, SL1 7
garage conversion near Burnham, SL1 7
renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
home improvement near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
renovation near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial 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 a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital 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
Among 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 way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of