The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 9 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 Shinfield
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:kitchen refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
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renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
bathroom renovations near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Arborfield, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Whitley, RG2 0
refurbishment company near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included