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:kitchen refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
property refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
property refurbishment near Reading, RG1 1
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
house renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
property refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often 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 a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand 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 numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included