The Bungalow extension Specialists Windsor
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 Windsor, SL4 1 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 Windsor
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 Windsor, SL4 1
garage conversion near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
property refurbishment near Eton, SL4 6
home improvement near Clewer Village, SL4 5
house renovation near Spital, SL4 3
bathroom renovations near Dedworth, SL4 5
home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
refurbishment company near Clewer Green, SL4 4
garage conversion near South Field, SL4 6
garage conversion near Eton Wick, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently 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 important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really 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 present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand 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 provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of