The Bungalow extension Specialists Mill 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 Mill End, RG9 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 Mill 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:property refurbishment near Mill End, RG9 6
house renovation near Greenlands, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Hambleden, RG9 6
property refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
house renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Danesfield, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Bockmer End, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present clients 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … 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 critical to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of