The Kitchen renovation Specialists Lightwater, GU18 5
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 Lightwater, GU18 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 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 Lightwater
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references 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 encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give 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 site everyday, 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 develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included