The Kitchen renovation Specialists Lower 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 Lower Caversham, RG4 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 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 Lower 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:property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
bathroom renovations near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Caversham, RG4 8
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
kitchen renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house refurbishments near The Mount, RG1 5
house renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near Coley, RG2 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included