The Kitchen renovation Specialists Blackwater
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen renovation all over Blackwater, GU17 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of kitchen renovation 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 Blackwater
Most kitchen renovation 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 renovation Consultation
We offer free kitchen renovation 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 renovation in kitchen renovation 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 Blackwater, GU17 9
renovation near York Town, GU15 3
kitchen renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
garage conversion near Frogmore, GU17 0
renovation near College Town, GU47 0
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Darby Green, GU17 0
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sandhurst, GU47 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 tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. 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 customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might 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 many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly 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 great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of