The Bungalow extension Specialists Upton Lea
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 Upton Lea, SL2 5 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 Upton Lea
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:kitchen renovation near Upton Lea, SL2 5
home improvement near Stoke Green, SL2 4
home improvement near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
house refurbishments near Upton, SL1 1
renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
property refurbishment near Salt Hill, SL1 3
home improvement near Wexham Street, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Slough, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of