The Kitchen extensions Specialists Stanford End
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 Stanford End, RG7 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 Stanford End
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 Stanford End, RG7 1
garage conversion near Beech Hill, RG7 2
garage conversion near Riseley, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Swallowfield, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Grazeley, RG7 1
renovation near Heckfield, RG27 0
kitchen refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
home improvement near Bramshill, RG27 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing clients will offer 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 primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways 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 terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may 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 included