The Kitchen renovation Specialists Caversham
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 Caversham, RG4 8 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 Caversham
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:kitchen refurbishment near Caversham, RG4 8
bathroom renovations near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
property refurbishment near Emmer Green, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Reading, RG1 1
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Coley, RG2 0
house refurbishments near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of