The Bungalow extension Specialists Cold Harbour
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 Cold Harbour, SL6 3 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 Cold Harbour
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:property refurbishment near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
kitchen renovation near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Kiln Green, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Altmore, SL6 3
garage conversion near White Waltham, SL6 3
garage conversion near Holloway, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Warren Row, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of