The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Shiplake Row
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 Shiplake Row, RG9 4 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 Shiplake Row
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 Shiplake Row, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Shiplake, RG9 4
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
home improvement near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Play Hatch, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included