The Kitchen renovation Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Shiplake, RG9 3 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 Shiplake
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing customers will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of