The Bungalow extension Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 6 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 Lake End
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:garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
garage conversion near Bray, SL6 2
home improvement near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Bray Wick, SL6 1
renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain 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 methods to clarify exactly 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 fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of