The Bungalow extension Specialists Send Grove
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 Send Grove, GU23 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 Send Grove
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 Send Grove, GU23 7
house renovation near Sutton Green, GU4 7
home improvement near Send, GU23 7
home improvement near Cartbridge, GU22 9
house refurbishments near Prey Heath, GU22 0
house renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
house refurbishments near Westfield, GU22 9
kitchen refurbishment near Mayford, GU22 0
house renovation near Old Woking, GU22 9
home improvement near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of