The Kitchen renovation Specialists Lower Caversham
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 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 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 Lower Caversham
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 Contractors in London?
- 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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near New Town, RG1 3
house refurbishments near Caversham, RG4 8
bathroom renovations near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
house renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
garage conversion near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
house refurbishments near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included 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 great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included