The Bungalow extension Specialists Gardeners Green
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 Gardeners Green, RG40 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 Gardeners Green
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various 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 renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
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 companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument 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