The Bungalow extension Specialists Barkham
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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:home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
bathroom renovations near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
house renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
garage conversion near Wokingham, RG41 2
house renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
refurbishment company near Sindlesham, RG41 5
house renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
garage conversion near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current clients will provide 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 day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included