The Bungalow extension Specialists Mount Hermon
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 Mount Hermon, GU22 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 Mount Hermon
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:house refurbishments near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
bathroom renovations near Kingfield, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Old Woking, GU22 9
property refurbishment near Westfield, GU22 9
bathroom renovations near Woking, GU22 7
house renovation near Mayford, GU22 0
house refurbishments near Cartbridge, GU22 9
house renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
garage conversion near St Johns, GU22 0
renovation near Hook Heath, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the 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 way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of