The Kitchen renovation Specialists New Town, RG1 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen renovation all over New Town, RG1 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of kitchen renovation 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 New Town
Most kitchen renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free kitchen renovation 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 renovation in kitchen renovation 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 New Town, RG1 3
kitchen renovation near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
home improvement near Woodley, RG5 3
house renovation near Earley, RG6 7
home improvement near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of