The Kitchen extensions Specialists Cabbage Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen extensions all over Cabbage Hill, RG42 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 extensions 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 Cabbage Hill
Most kitchen extensions 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 extensions Consultation
We offer free kitchen extensions 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 extensions in kitchen extensions 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:renovation near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
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house refurbishments near Moss End, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Warfield, RG42 6
house renovation near Binfield, RG42 5
home improvement near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
house renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
house refurbishments near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best 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 need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people 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 remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of