The Bungalow extension Specialists Blacknest
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 Blacknest, SL5 0 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 Blacknest
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:garage conversion near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
house refurbishments near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
house refurbishments near Cheapside, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
home improvement near Broomhall, SL5 9
property refurbishment near Scotswood, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Ascot, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various 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 remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with 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 far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive 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 considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included