The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Ashford
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow loft conversion all over Ashford, TW15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of bungalow loft conversion 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 Ashford
Most bungalow loft conversion 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 loft conversion Consultation
We offer free bungalow loft conversion 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 loft conversion in bungalow loft conversion 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 refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
house refurbishments near Staines, TW18 4
house renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
kitchen refurbishment near Littleton Common, TW15 1
home improvement near Ashford Common, TW15 1
house renovation near West Bedfont, TW14 8
house refurbishments near Stanwell, TW19 7
renovation near Charlton, TW17 0
renovation near Littleton, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Laleham, TW18 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has 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 number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of