The Kitchen refurbishment Specialists Swallowfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen refurbishment all over Swallowfield, 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 refurbishment 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 Swallowfield
Most kitchen refurbishment 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 refurbishment Consultation
We offer free kitchen refurbishment 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 refurbishment in kitchen refurbishment 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 renovation near Swallowfield, RG7 1
garage conversion near Riseley, RG7 1
garage conversion near Stanford End, RG7 1
home improvement near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Beech Hill, RG7 2
garage conversion near Farley Hill, RG7 1
house renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
garage conversion near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never 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 vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of