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:house renovation near Camberley, GU15 2
house renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
refurbishment company near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
property refurbishment near Frimley, GU16 9
property refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
house refurbishments near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
renovation near College Town, GU47 0
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide 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 few present customers. Current clients will provide 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 main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may 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 make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included