The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Windsor
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 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 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 Windsor
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:bathroom renovations near Windsor, SL4 1
kitchen refurbishment near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
house renovation near Eton, SL4 6
house renovation near Clewer Village, SL4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Spital, SL4 3
home improvement near Dedworth, SL4 5
property refurbishment near Datchet, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Clewer Green, SL4 4
kitchen refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of 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 most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included