The Bungalow extension Specialists Aldershot
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 Aldershot, GU11 1 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 Aldershot
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
property refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
property refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
garage conversion near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really 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 with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included