The Kitchen extensions Specialists New Cross
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 New Cross, RG9 4 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 New Cross
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:renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Shiplake, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
garage conversion near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
garage conversion near Harpsden, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Charvil, RG10 9
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 choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided 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 an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included