The Kitchen extensions Specialists The Mount
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 The Mount, RG1 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 The Mount
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies 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 possibility that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included