The Bungalow extension Specialists Sonning Eye
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 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 Sonning Eye
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 renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
garage conversion near Sonning, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Charvil, RG10 9
refurbishment company near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
refurbishment company near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically 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 too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary 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 main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of