The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Fox Lane
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 Fox Lane, GU14 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 Fox Lane
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:garage conversion near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
refurbishment company near West Heath, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
home improvement near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of