chip1066

Hard working, reliable, punctual and fit/healthy. What I Do --------------------------------- All types of woodwork, timber frame, fitted kitchens/bathrooms inc. plumbing & tiling, int.& ext. painting & decorating, loft conversions, general maintenance. Timber and laminate flooring. Work History --------------------------------- Aug. '72- Sept. '83- O.D. Cope &Co. Ltd. Building Contractor, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset. Sept.'83- Oct.'98 -Self employed Carpenter/ General Builder, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset. Oct.'98- Aug.'01- Agency 1st./ 2nd. fix Holland. Aug.'01- Present -Self employed carpenter, 9-12 month contracts- timber framed buildings and barn conversions. Some smaller infill work between contracts. Now being asked by 2nd.home owners in Dartmouth(people I've worked for), if I will work on their first homes.Just completed 6 week job in Bushey, Herts and due to start job in Newbury end of October. I'm either too cheap or good or both!!!

Trades

  • Carpenter & Joiner

About chip1066

Qualified C&G Plumbing&Pipefitting 1969.
Qualified C&G Carpentry&joinery 1978.
'78-'84 Worked for builder in Weston-Super-Mare,1st & 2nd fix & repair, refurb & maintenance work for L.E.A.in schools & colleges, also for Courage breweries in public houses.
Self employed since 1984. Painting, decorating and maintenance contract with Knightstone Housing Association.
Maintenance agreement with Graham-Reeves, Travis Perkins and Maldens Timber in Weston-Super-Mare.
Moved to Holland '98-2001. worked 2nd fix on various projects, partly in supervisory position.
Moved from Holland to Dartmouth 2001. Worked on number of exclusive projects in South Hams ie:- greenoak/douglas fir timber framed swimming pool and extension, green oak/glulam framed boathouse on Dart, luxury barn conversion, Stoke Fleming.
Wide ranging experience of carpentry, joinery, plumbing, kitchen and bathroom fitting, tiling, painting and decorating and timber and laminate flooring.

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