The Kitchen extensions Specialists Shiplake
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 Shiplake, 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 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 Shiplake
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:kitchen renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
garage conversion near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Harpsden, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded 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 great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included