The Bungalow extension Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow extension all over Abbey Mead, KT16 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of bungalow extension 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 Abbey Mead
Most bungalow extension 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 Bungalow extension Consultation
We offer free bungalow extension 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 bungalow extension in bungalow extension 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been 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 number of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify 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 method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of