The Bungalow extension Specialists Langley
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 Langley, SL3 7 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 Langley
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:property refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
renovation near Slough, SL3 7
property refurbishment near Middle Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Upton, SL1 1
property refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
garage conversion near Shreding Green, SL0 0
house refurbishments near Colnbrook, SL3 0
home improvement near Upton Lea, SL2 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of