The Bungalow extension Specialists Frimley
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 Frimley, GU16 9 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 Frimley
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 refurbishments near Frimley, GU16 9
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
property refurbishment near Camberley, GU15 2
house refurbishments near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
house renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Deepcut, GU16 6
house renovation near York Town, GU15 3
home improvement near Heatherside, GU15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items 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 out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just 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 ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand 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 methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of