The Bungalow extension Specialists Chertsey Meads
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 Chertsey Meads, 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 Chertsey Meads
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 Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Chertsey, KT16 8
garage conversion near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
garage conversion near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
home improvement near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
home improvement near Addlestone, KT15 1
property refurbishment near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near Littleton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of 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
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of