The Kitchen extensions Specialists Caversham
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen extensions all over Caversham, RG4 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of kitchen extensions 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 Caversham
Most kitchen extensions 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 extensions Consultation
We offer free kitchen extensions 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 Contractors in London?
- Specialists in kitchen extensions in kitchen extensions 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:bathroom renovations near Caversham, RG4 8
garage conversion near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near New Town, RG1 3
house renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0
kitchen refurbishment near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough 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 great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers 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 only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of