The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Sonning
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 Sonning, RG4 6 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 Sonning
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 Sonning, RG4 6
home improvement near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
renovation near Woodley Green, RG5 4
property refurbishment near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included