The Kitchen renovation Specialists Langley Common, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen renovation all over Langley Common, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of kitchen renovation 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 Langley Common
Most kitchen renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free kitchen renovation 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 renovation in kitchen renovation 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 renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included