The Kitchen extensions Specialists Marlow
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 Marlow, SL7 1 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 Marlow
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:property refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
bathroom renovations near Bisham, SL7 1
garage conversion near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Bigfrith, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Temple, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Marlow Common, SL7 2
house renovation near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 reality it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of