The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Shinfield, RG2 9
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 Shinfield, RG2 9 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 Shinfield
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:kitchen refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
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bathroom renovations near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Arborfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
kitchen refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because 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 home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of