The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Lower Caversham, RG4 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 Lower Caversham, RG4 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 Lower Caversham
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous 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 must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included