The Kitchen extensions Specialists The Ridges
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 Ridges, RG40 3 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 Ridges
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:house refurbishments near The Ridges, RG40 3
garage conversion near Finchampstead, RG40 4
renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
house renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
house renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Eversley, RG27 0
renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody 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 money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may 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 critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of