The Bungalow extension Specialists Henley-on-Thames
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 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 Henley-on-Thames
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 extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that 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 illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive 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 important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of