The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Scotswood
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 Scotswood, SL5 9 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 Scotswood
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 renovation near Scotswood, SL5 9
house refurbishments near Broomhall, SL5 9
kitchen refurbishment near The Rise, SL5 0
garage conversion near Sunningdale, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
renovation near South Ascot, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Brick Hill, GU24 8
garage conversion near Blacknest, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
house renovation near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose 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 might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to 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 really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might 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 ensure a successful result, so make certain 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 exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of