The Bungalow extension Specialists Littlefield Common
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 Littlefield Common, GU3 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 Littlefield Common
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 very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of