The Dormer loft conversion Specialists The Throat, RG40 3
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 The Throat, RG40 3 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 The Throat
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?
- 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:property refurbishment near The Throat, RG40 3
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kitchen renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
garage conversion near Honey Hill, RG40 3
home improvement near Wokingham, RG41 2
garage conversion near Wick Hill, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Holme Green, RG40 3
house renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
garage conversion near Barkham, RG41 4
garage conversion near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The 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 capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current customers will provide 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 website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included