The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Reading, RG1 1
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 Reading, RG1 1 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 Reading
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:renovation near Reading, RG1 1
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend 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 everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of