The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Chertsey
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 Chertsey, KT16 8 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 Chertsey
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:home improvement near Chertsey, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
garage conversion near Addlestone, KT15 1
property refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
renovation near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
house renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to 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 much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made an error 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 should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included