The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists The Mount, RG1 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 The Mount, RG1 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 The Mount
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 The Mount, RG1 5
renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
home improvement near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Reading, RG1 1
garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
garage conversion near Whitley, RG2 0
home improvement near Woodley, RG5 3
renovation near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
home improvement near Earley, RG6 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included