The Bungalow extension Specialists Amen Corner
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 Amen Corner, RG12 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 Amen Corner
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:kitchen refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
bathroom renovations near Popeswood, RG12 8
house renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
bathroom renovations near Wildridings, RG12 7
renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Easthampstead, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Priestwood, RG42 1
house renovation near Holme Green, RG40 3
renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, 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 need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone 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 conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 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 greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of