The Bungalow extension Specialists Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 8
home improvement near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
renovation near Mattingley, RG27 8
property refurbishment near West Green, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
garage conversion near Hazeley, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Murrell Green, RG27 8
garage conversion near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
garage conversion near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option 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 brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, 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 fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included