The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Shiplake, RG9 4
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 Shiplake, 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 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 Shiplake
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 really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking 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 ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised 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 in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of