The Dormer loft conversion Specialists Whitley, RG2 0
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 Whitley, RG2 0 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 Whitley
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:home improvement near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house renovation near Coley, RG2 0
renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Pingewood, RG30 3
bathroom renovations near The Mount, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Shinfield, RG2 9
renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
garage conversion near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive 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 substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective 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 best methods 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 a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included