The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Reading, RG1 1
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 Reading, RG1 1 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 Reading
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 Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Coley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
house refurbishments near Whitley, RG2 0
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot 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 lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included 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 save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining 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 two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase 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 information of a number of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included