The Kitchen renovation Specialists Shiplake Row, RG9 4
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 Shiplake Row, RG9 4 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 Shiplake Row
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 stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of