Modern Builders Ditch the Old Stereotypes


One of the missions of MyBuilder is to show off the best of the building trade, highlighting the most talented tradespeople and all the quality work they do day in, day out. We know that the old stereotypes that many people have about builders and others who work in the trades are a relic of the past, days when White …

Your Home Checklist for a Long Weekend


A long weekend gives you the freedom to do lots of things, whether it’s getting away for an exciting trip, meeting up with friends and family, or just relaxing at home. For many people, it’s a great chance to get done all the little things that need doing around the house that need addressing, but you’ve been put…

A Picture Speaks a Thousand Words


Each month, the MyBuilder team heads out on the road to see the great work being done by tradespeople up and down the country. We love seeing the jobs that are being worked on, whether it's a simple but satisfying fix, or a huge and transformative project. The best way to show off these jobs is with pictures, and with …

Budget 2017: What Does it Mean for Tradesmen?


If you’re a self-employed tradesman, the newspaper headlines this morning wouldn’t have made for happy reading. “Rob the Builder”. “Spite Van Man”. “No Laughing Matter” - the government has been criticised by all sides for its budget plans. Some of the biggest news to come out of chancellor Philip Hamm…

Tradesmen: We Want to See You!


All over the country, tradespeople are waking up every day and going to work. Whether digging out foundations or clambering around the chimney pots, they’re all united by their hard graft and commitment to a job well done. At MyBuilder, we want to help homeowners find the very best tradespeople, and that means showin…

Job of the Year Winner Announced!


We know the tradesmen on MyBuilder do good work. Every day, we see satisfied homeowners leaving feedback telling us about the great jobs tradesmen have done for them. Turning up early, staying late, going the extra mile - from painters to plumbers and tilers to tree surgeons, we know that you can find the best in the b…

Tradesman of the Month: Yaz Meer


Ask a builder what their favourite project was, and they might point you to all kind of jobs. An extension that helped a growing family make the most of their property. A conversion job that meant a disabled homeowner could have more independence. But for some builders, their favourite jobs are even more personal. And …