The Bungalow extension Specialists Crawley Hill
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 Crawley Hill, GU15 2 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 Crawley Hill
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 Camberley, GU15 2
home improvement near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
refurbishment company near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
property refurbishment near Frimley, GU16 9
property refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
house refurbishments near York Town, GU15 3
bathroom renovations near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
garage conversion near Blackwater, GU17 9
garage conversion near College Town, GU47 0
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of