The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Lower Caversham, RG4 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen refurbishment all over Lower Caversham, RG4 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of kitchen refurbishment 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 Lower Caversham
Most kitchen refurbishment 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 Kitchen refurbishment Consultation
We offer free kitchen refurbishment 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?
- Specialists in kitchen refurbishment in kitchen refurbishment 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:property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best 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 must be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products 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 must be particularly 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact 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 customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, 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 build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included