The Bungalow extension Specialists Oakley Green
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 Oakley Green, SL4 4 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 Oakley Green
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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kitchen refurbishment near Clewer Green, SL4 4
house refurbishments near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
kitchen renovation near Winkfield Place, SL4 4
garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Spital, SL4 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically 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 a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present clients will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of