DPF Plastering & Dampproofing

  • Replacement of water damaged ceiling at top of stairs

    Very straightforward. Came when arranged. Did the work swiftly. Seems a neat job. Left no mess. Charged what seems a price in line with the market. Friendly and straightforward, without wasting anyone's time. Would hire again.

  • Small Ceiling Repair

    Great service. Fantastic job and left the place so clean.

  • Skimming of 2x ceilings

    Des came on time, did what we agreed, been very polite, did good job, left place clean and tidy, stuck to the quote.
    Will call him again in the future.

  • Plastering of ceiling repair

    Des arrived on time and was cheerful and friendly. He worked neatly and methodically, with no mess or disruption. The repair has been completed beautifully, with a smooth finish, and Des even took the time to look at and give me advice on some other issues in the property. Des left everything spotlessly clean after the job was finished. Overall I would absolutely recommend Des for any plastering job, and would hire him again.

  • Insert plasterboard 30x40 & fix board/plaster to wall.

    Des was punctual and did a great Job. Cleaned up after and price was reasonable. Very professional and would highly recommend.

  • Repair hole in plasterboard

    Des was great! Quick completing the job and left area very clean and tidy!

    Very happy with the job!!

  • Plastering hole in hallway and skim corner of kitchen

    Des arrived when he said he would, did an excellent job and left the place clean when he was done. I was really pleased with the work and the finish and would highly recommend Des.

  • Plastering small corner of a bedroom wall

  • Replastering of bedroom wall

    Des is fantastic. Arrived on time, did a great job at re-plastering the wall and charged me what was quoted. I highly recommend Des to anyone who is considering getting some plastering done.

  • Repair ceiling after leak from shower above

    Des came at very short notice and did an excellent job repairing our ceiling after a leak. Would highly recommend!

  • Plastering of a bedroom walls

    Des always arrived punctual on the day we arranged. He was super friendly, knowledgable and explaining everything in a clear and understandable way. He did a smooth, brilliant job, the price didn’t go above the quote, left the place clean and give a free advice on other damp issues I have in my flat. Will definitely use his services again.

  • Understairs cupboard to be skimmed out.

    Des was punctual and described what was needed and carried this out professionally. We were very pleased with the result and would definitely recommend him for other plastering work.

  • Plastering small ceiling area

    Job done really well, no mess, Des was on time and is a nice guy. Thumbs up!

  • Renovating ceiling

    Des arrived punctually and started to work without wasting time. He was pleasant and unobstructive.He protected the furniture and floor and left the house clean. We would certainly recommend him. He is an asset to your organisation

  • Small ceiling repair after leak - Kentish Town

    Clear communication, arrived on time, excellent work, cleaned up afterwards. Would definitely use again and recommend to others.

  • Making good and safe a small botched plastered area

    Desmond Finnegan arrived on time, prepared well for the job by laying down dust sheets, and did a beautiful, very professional job of plastering the bay window area. After completion he hoovered up any bits of old plaster on the carpet and cleared everything away. No complaints at all. Good value for money. We are very pleased with the work and would happily recommend this builder who is polite, reliable and a top class quality plasterer. Five stars out of five.

  • Awkward wall infill to be boarded and plaster

    Des managed to squeeze me into his busy schedule very last minute, And completed the work to a great standard very efficiently.

  • Plastering a hole in living room ceiling

    Great job done. Happy customer.

  • Make good two electrical chases

    Des was so easy and quick to deal with, I’m amazed how quick he responded and arranged the work. The work was great. Would highly recommend.

  • Plastering wall chases

    Des done a great job and was very efficient. Would definitely recommend..

  • Plastering of small bedroom

    Des was fantastic - flexible, communicated well, and most importantly did a great job efficiently. Would recommend him and his work to everyone.

  • Skim a garage celling

    Brilliant service from Des.

    Great communication and clear quote. Very punctual, did a fantastic job and left the site nice and clean.

    Would highly recommend this service.

  • Plastering small area after plasterboard replacement

    Desmond is a joy to work with, highly recommended. He finished our job with great care and excellent workmanship. Very professional, clean and reliable.

  • Removal, board and skim of one small ceiling

    Excellent work, very fast, reasonably priced - would recommend Des to anyone and would use him again 100%

  • Re-plaster damp wall

    Des was excellent. He agreed what needed to be done, and got the job completed in a timely manner. He also sent photos of the work, as it progressed. The quality of the work was great. Would highly recommend him.

  • Plastering

    Very good and fast good price too recommend to everyone

  • Skim a new partition wall in bedroom

    Des skimmed a new partition wall for us. Would recommend his work to others. He was punctual, professional and did a good job. We'd use his services again.

  • Re-plaster around kitchen skylight

    I would highly recommend Des. He arrived punctually, was meticulous in his preparation and proceeded to do a thoroughly professional job. He is also a very nice bloke.

    Pricing was also very reasonable.

  • Very small plastering job

    Excellent job done today by DPF Plastering to repair a damaged ceiling and other work. Des quoted a reasonable price and the end result was well worth it. All the waste materials were removed and the area left in immaculate condition. We would recommend DPF Plastering without reservation, confident about the standard of work and the quality of the end result.

  • Rising damp in box room

    Professional service and quality work. Left the place neat and clean after the job.

  • Plastering (skimming) of small bedroom.

    Good job, clean and tidy.

  • Plastering, skimming and painting

    Des did excellent work, punctual and tidy work.

  • Skim chimney wall

    Superb job. Arrived on time, friendly, clean and tidy and the plaster finish is brilliant. Des clearly knows his trade.

  • Plaster Fire Place

    Excellent job. Speedy, efficient and tidy. Highly recommend, fireplace looks great, thanks.

  • New ceiling in a bedroom

    Great job, speedy and professional

  • Make good and finish

    Quality of work - EXCELLENT.
    The job was small, but demanding and the finished plaster is a joy to behold.
    Everything from initial contact to tidying the site exceeded my expectations.

  • Skimming a portion of wall.

  • Ceiling Repairs

    Desmond was on time, gave me the estimated time the work will be completed and was right on time . I was satisfied with his work, he was very tidy and cleaned up afterward. He did a great job and will ask for his service again if required.

  • Plaster my ceiling!

    Excellent job - clean and efficient, made it a straightforward job which was very good value.
    Would highly recommend Des for any plaster work.

  • Plaster small bathroom wall

    Responded quickly turned up on time and got the job done quickly and tidily.

  • Plasterwork repairs to a downstairs toilet wall

    Really pleased with the work that Des has just completed. It was a small downstairs toilet that needed plasterboard repairing in places and one wall needing a top coat. Des turned up bang on time and was neat and tidy throughout. Would thoroughly recommend him to others.

  • Plastering small bedroom

    Des did a nice job of repairing and skimming one of my bedrooms, his price was very fair and his work was clean and tidy, I would recommend him highly

  • Plastering in hallway and bathroom

    Extremely efficient, friendly and highly competent service. 10/10 would use again. thank you!

  • Plastering a small bedroom.

    Always nervous when using a supplier for the first time. Desmond arrived at the agreed time and completed the job to an excellent standard. Was an extremely clean worker which is quite a feat when plastering. I am well pleased.

  • Small skimming Jobe

  • Bathroom plaster ceiling skim

    Excellent work for a ceiling that was really awkward and in poor condition.

    Ceiling was tricky and not straight forward. Des was very professional, thorough, and completed the job extremely well. Very happy and will use again whenever I need a plasterer

  • By 20th September

    Work done well and at good price

  • Strip and re-plastering of 1 wall

    Des was great - he arrived on time, explained what needed to be done and then worked steadily through the job with a great end result. He was clean and tidy, very nice and also careful to close doors after him so our cats didn’t escape. Would definitely recommend and contact him again for future plastering work.

  • Re-plastering damaged area by front door

    The plasterer arrived on time, he was quick and efficient in the completion of the job. He tidied the work area after the plaster repair was complete, and advised me when the plaster would be dry enough for painting.

    The repair looks good, and I would have no hesitation in using DPF Plastering again.

  • Small Plasterboard Repair

    Excellent work. Timely and cleanup was perfect. Would both hire again and recommend to friends. Thanks Des!

  • Board and plaster downstairs utility room

    Excellent job, Professional, Punctual, Perfect. Des delivered an extremely high standard of workmanship. He made a tricky boarding and plastering job look easy. Price was as quoted and he completed the job within the estimated time scale. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him.

  • Plastering of 2 bedrooms

    We are so pleased with the plastering of our two bedrooms. Des has done an excellent job and one of the bedrooms in particular was very tricky! Throughout the whole process from quoting to finishing the job Des was reliable, on time, tidy and trustworthy. We would not hesitate to recommend Des for any plastering job and we will hopefully be getting back again soon to do our hallway.

  • Bathroom Wall Plastering

    Desmond has completed his job his review of job can be done after a week when it get dried.
    Over all, it was quick and professionally done .

  • Small repair to lathe and plaster ceiling.

    Des was first class. He carried out the job only a few days after I agreed to hire him and was punctual, efficient and tidy. And a very pleasant guy to deal with. I highly recommend him.

  • Skim kitchen wall and ceiling

    Extremely Professional, excellent job and I’m a very happy customer. Highly recommended 👌🏽

  • Plastering small kitchen 3 walls (1 large and 2 small)

    Des delivered requirements to a high standard. He was on time, very neat and tidy both in terms of finished job and how he operated. I would hire Des again for plastering work.

  • Repair plaster work around dormer window

    Many thanks Desmond! A fast response to my request! Very polite and friendly, with a high quality of workmanship! The job was carried out very professionally and the area was left clean and tidy! I’m very pleased and would definitely recommend DPF Plastering!

  • Small plastering job, old door way

    A fabulous job done in 4 hours to block up a doorway - no mess left behind either
    Will definitely use Des again if needed

  • Skim hallway/landing

    Prompt, very efficient and clean and tidy. Highly recommended!

  • Re Skimming

  • Plaster work

    Des was very professional said he wanted to start at 7.30am.
    Was on time.
    He worked very hard and cleaned up after himself.
    Job looks great
    Would recommend des excellent service professional and very friendly

  • Hole in kitchen ceiling (leak) repair

    Excellent service, quick, tidy and great finish, would definitely recommend and we will be in touch with Des if we need any other jobs in future, thanks.

  • Plaster kitchen

    Des came to plaster our kitchen today. He arrived on time and did a brilliant job! He was very efficient and provided a quality service for a good price.
    The walls look great and I wont hesitate to recommend Des.

  • Plastering/ skim lounge an spare bedroom

    Des did an excellent job good smooth finish he turned up nice an early every where was covered with dusting sheets did the plastering efficiently very competitive price left the rooms clean an tidy.

    T.T Herts

  • Put up plasterboard ceiling

    Des was brilliant. He skimmed 3 rooms and replaced/reboarded the ceilings in all of them. The rooms all look fantastic. He gave us some really useful advice along the way and even replastered when we damaged a wall he’d already skimmed. I would definitely recommend him!

  • Plastering 3 stud walls and some repair work

    Des did a brilliant job. He fixed the two horrible patches in the ceiling and flattened out a really battered wall that was never flat or square in any direction. I've just painted it all and it looks great. I couldn't be happier.

  • Repairing plaster ceiling in outside toilet

    Des made a very neat job of replacing the plaster ceiling in my outside toilet and cleared away all the debris from the old plaster. He arrived exactly on time as arranged, and was helpful and easy to deal with.

  • Skimming- alcove in bedroom

    Arrived on time, very tidy. Worked hard and completed the job to an excellent standard. Very happy.

  • Clockroom

    Excellent job very punctual ,reasonable and professional Good personality too
    Extremely happy with him

  • Bedroom skim

    Des did a great job of our bedroom skim. He was quick to respond and to fit us into his schedule. The job was priced competitively and he carried out the job efficiently, along with being clean and tidy. Wouldn't hesitate in recommending! Thank you Des!

  • Easy skim job 1bathroom wall

    I'm very happy with Des's work, punctual, polite and a honest workman, I'll be recommending/using him again if need be, I said the measurements and showed pictures and got a very good quote over the phone, no mess no fuss

  • Plastering of one wall filling in large hole

    Excellent job. Very professional finish to filling in large hole where our fireplace was. Would recommend Des

  • Skim coating 4 walls from counter height up

    Des did a fab job on skimming our kitchen walls! Very friendly, efficient & lovely smooth finish. Highly recommend - thanks Des!

  • Plastering over a fixed leak within the kitchen ceiling

    Des arrived promptly, completed the job in a professional manner which now looks great, and on top of that was a nice bloke. The price was also very competitive.
    Would use again and recommend to friends.

  • Small kitchen plastering

    Des was great very pleased with work done in our kitchen and at a competitive rate. Would definitely hire again / recommend.

  • Plaster a hole in ceiling

    Fantastic thank you. Super quick and great price finished perfectly thanks

  • Plastering a hole in the living room

    Desmond was really responsive. He is experienced and the job was done quickly.
    Very professional. Would recommend him to anyone

  • Repairing internal hole in wall.

    Desmond asked for photographs of the work.

    He then quoted a price and arranged a time/day to do the work.
    Arrived on time, wore mask and gloves and laid dust sheets on floor and work area.
    Did very neat work and cleared up as much as possible. A credit to his trade and recommended!

  • Plaster and skim wall aprox 2sq mts. Quick job!

    Very quick responce from Desmond. Very good price. Job done two days later and was perfect. Would use him again and recommend his skills to others. Many thanks for a great job, well done and great price.

  • Plastering and rendering of small ceiling

    Des was responsive, fast to schedule and carry out the work. He worked 2hrs straight to get the job done. As soon as he came he laid cover sheets throughout even where he mixed the plaster outside. He carried out the work to the highest standards without even me realising he was in the house. He was friendly, approachable and above all honest which is a rare quality in this industry. Could not recommend enough. He is coming back Friday for some more work and will definitely keep his number for the future. Thank you!

  • Plastering of small part of ceiling

    Great work, all carried out professionally and very clean too. Thank you very much!

  • Replastering patches of wall

    Des turned up on the dot, did the job with no fuss and was done within a couple of hours. Looks great! Would happily recommend him!

  • Ceiling repair

    Excellent job. He was clean efficient and very professional, highly recommended

  • Make ceiling good

    Very happy with the work carried out. my ceiling was in a bad state after x2 plasterboard wall where taken out. Des arrived on time and i left him to it whilst i went to work. my partner was in all day and said he really grafted to get the job done.he cleaned up and left the house as it was when he arrived. brought everything he needed and cracked on without a break.His price was good and you get what you pay for, in my eyes id rather pay a little more for someone who knows what they are doing and has been doing it for a long time. would highly recommend Des to anyone who need some work done.

  • Plastering of 2 walls

    Des was great! We are very pleased with the result and he did the job very quickly and efficiently. He came extra early for us as we needed the job completing before lunch time. The standard of his work was excellent. Highly recommend.

  • Skim 2 walls

    I received an excellent service from (Des) DPF Plastering and have nothing to complain about. He was punctual, clean and tidy, did the job to a good standard and left. I have kept his number for future work and would definitely recommend to anyone. Thank you DPF Plastering

  • Fill and plaster damage to a wall

    Des was a consummate professional. He arrived bang on time, did the job to a very high standard with the minimum of fuss and finished on time. You get what you pay for and with Des its a high quality job.

  • Plastering ceiling

    Desmond did a great job on my ceiling. He arrived on time. He was quick and cleaned after himself.
    Thank you for the wonderful job.
    Would definitely recommend him.

  • Kitchen ceiling, wall and cupboard - patched & skimmed

    Absolutely fantastic. Great job. No nonsense. A proper tradesman. I highly recommend and would definitely use again.
    Thanks for your help Des 👍

  • Plastering utility room

    Des did a great job, very neat and tidy and nice finish.

  • New kitchen ceiling

    Excellent in all respects
    Professional approach and well executed work The room was left clean and tidy
    Highly recommend

  • Plaster skim 2 small walls in a bathroom

    Quick, clean and friendly, would recommend

  • Ceiling

    Fantastic job and at a very reasonable price.

    Desmond was a pleasure to deal with and would not hesitate to use him again.

  • Plaster walls and ceiling

    10 out of 10. A true tradesman. Des plastered two rooms for me both finished to a very high standard. Des gets on with the job with no problems and left the site clean and tidy. I highly recommend DPF Plastering and will be using them again.
    Great service.

  • Plaster ceiling and skim 4 walls

    Des of DPF was very easy to arrange a date with to start our work. Arrived as arranged on time, both days,understood our requirements and got to work straight away. Walls and ceiling plastered to a high standard and nice smooth finish, area left clean and tidy. Very pleased with the whole experience and Des is a nice bloke too. All good. Thanks.

  • Plastering job

  • Small plastering job

    Very good job! Very nice man! Thanks Des

  • Plastering small bathroom ceiling

  • Replacing part of lathe and plaster ceiling

    Really really pleased. Des arrived as promised and finished exactly when he predicted. He did a fantastic job, was really helpful and will definitely use him again and recommend to others

  • Ceiling plaster work required

    Fantastic. Excellent communication beforehand, arrived bang on time, the work was completed quickly and to an excellent standard, and my home was left clean and tidy. I’d highly recommend and would definitely use again.

  • 1 small ceiling repair from water damage

    Good communication. Arrived on Time got on with the work and we hardly knew he was there. Would recommend.

  • Plastering / skimming 1 room

    Desmond is a hard core professional, came on time, fast, did an amazing job at plastering/skimming the room and left everything spotless.
    I would definitely recommend him and will be keeping his name in my contact list.

    Thank you.

  • Plastering 3 walls

    Friendly and professional, would highly recommend! Thanks dez

  • Repair and plaster ceiling

    Des arrived punctually at the time agreed. He was courteous, polite and friendly.
    He completed the job in an efficient and professional manner after having previously explained to me how the work would be carried out.
    All the old plaster work was removed and the area where he had been working was left clean and tidy.
    I would have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending him to future clients and would certainly use him again in the future if the circumstances arose.


  • Putting up plaster boards and skimming walls small room

    Fantastic job very professional. We definitely use again.

  • ASAP - small plastering job, skimming

    Came out short notice to help out on a job that another company left half finished. Punctual, professional, tidy and skilful. Would recommend!

  • Really tiny little ceiling re-plastering....

    Tidy little piece of work. No problems.

  • Plastering of three bedroom walls

    Just got home and Des had finished, so I have to tell him through this feedback how delighted I am with the job. A lovely finished, I particularly like the round curve on the wall and how well it is done. The feedback from my wife, who was here all day working, was excellent too: he's self-contained, even down to his kettle, neat and clean and tidy, works really hard. So all this and a keen price as well.
    Thank you very much Des I couldn't recommend you more highly, and thanks for the advice about the living room wall.

  • Plastering 1 small wall

    Very good communication and a neat and tidy job completed - Thanks Des!

  • Small plastering of room

    Great bloke and excellent results. From now on he'll be my go to Plaster !

  • Plastering bathroom ceiling

    Des was on time, got on with the job. Great job done, tidy and would definitely recommend. Thank you

  • Filling 4 wall chasers

    Very friendly, on time, excellant work and we would definitely use his service again!

  • Kitchen walls and ceiling needs skimming/plastering

    Excellent job from Des. I am sure we will do business again.

  • Plastering 1 wall + various fix/repairs with plaster

    Excellent work from Des. Arrived on time, worked very clean and professional. Very happy with the result, definitely recommend him.

  • Skim ceiling/partial walls/small stud section & boxing

    Des is fantastic! Exceptional at his work - really first rate plastering. He also helped sort out my plasterboard and left everything looking amazing - my walls are super smooth now and I would highly recommend him :)

  • Fix hole in ceiling after insurance plumber fixed leak

    Fast. Professional. Will get him in again.

  • Plastering of small corner ceiling area+Skimming cracks

    Very late feedback but wanted to leave such positive feedback - super honest, tidy, on time, did a pretty complex ceiling gutt and re-plaster really well - + 1 yr on still delighted with his work! :)

  • Plastering over 12 m2 artex ceiling

    Fantastic job! Des made everything look easy. Arrived exactly on time, kept everything running smoothly. Reliable, friendly and trustworthy. Highly recommended.

  • Plastering 3 small walls in bathroom

    Des was on time, with a good attitude. Extremely tidy and his work is first class.
    Will use him again

  • Skimming of walls

    Great job, came in at his and our earliest convenience. Worked hard and got the job done to a great standard. Would call upon him again if we needed more plastering work done

  • Repair and Plaster Small Ceiling

    Des arrived promptly and completed the work quickly. He brought all of the dust coverings etc with him and cleaned everything up afterwards (including washing his coffee mug!).
    The work is a really high standard and was a very competitive price. Wish we'd found Des sooner! Would certainly recommend.

  • Plastering ceiling wall

    I put a job up and Des said he would be round at 10am to give a quote he turned up promptly at 9:59am. Already I was impressed! He also turned up promptly on the day. He identified that a leaky washing machine was the cause of the plaster falling down. He worked very quickly and neatly put up a new plasterboard. He was finished before 2pm as promised and took away the rubbish without me asking. I have saved his number and will call him back in the New Year as I have more work to be done. I would recommend him.

  • Patching plaster behind a cupboard

    Clean, fast, all great! Thanks Desmond.

  • Plasterboard/Plastering - room

  • Luton: Fix a broken ceiling plaster 1mx1m in hallway

    Happy with the work done!

  • Patch for plasterboard ceiling

    Quick, tidy, left an immaculate finish. Would recommend.

  • Plaster stud wall plus one old wall

    Excellent work - done to quality standard, exactly on time and no mess. Very pleasant experience - would thoroughly recommend.

  • skimming

    Des was very polite and professional. Walls come out lovely with excellent finish. Would highly recommend.

  • New dry line wall and ceiling skim

    Turned up exactly as expected, completed the job exactly as described.

  • Plastering box room walls and ceiling

    Des did a great job and was easy to work with. I will definitely use his skills again

  • wall plaster kitchen over worktops

    Done the plastering nicely and cleaned nicely afterwards. Punctual and reliable.
    Would recommend to friends.

  • Plaster over two air vents in a plasterboard wall

  • Plaster wall

    Very good very clean

  • Ceilings skimmed

    Cannot fault Des. Brilliant job all round. Prompt, in touch throughout, available, professional and fantastic finished product for a fair price. Top man.

  • Ceiling needs plastering

    Thanks. Job done great. Aunty was very happy

  • Need a plasterer for a quick job.

    Des was very quick to reply, fair price! We needed more work done and he was very happy to help. We didn't even notice he was there, quiet, clean and tidy jobs all completed with in few hours. Thank you Des!

  • Plastering in bedroom

    A great guy and turned up on time, hard working (didn't stop all day), friendly, did a fantastic job and tidied up after him (was as if he'd never been!)! Definitely will use again and will recommend Des. Thank you Em

  • Complete insulating/plastering loft

  • ceiling plaster over bumpty artex

    Really pleased with the outcome on bedroom 1 - Some addition work required but led to a perfect finish! Gone is the ugly bumpy artex, replaced with beautiful smooth ceiling. Awaiting date for bedroom 2.
    Really professional service, would highly recommend

  • Plastering of one wall

    Turned up on time, did a really thorough job including an extra job whilst he was there. Cleaned up after himself and very good value for money. Would absolutely use again and recommend

  • Skimming a small front room

    This guys work ethic is phenomenal and left a finish as smooth as glass. Des should be your go-to for all plastering. A master craftsman and a nice bloke.

    Thanks Des, much appreciated.

  • Replaster spare bedroom

    Des did a great job on our spare room. He was very fast, worked to a great quality and was friendly and easy to deal with.


    Happy with the work and tradesman

  • Plaster a hole in the ceiling

  • Plastering

    Des arrived on the agreed date, did a great job of the plastering (a couple of awkward areas) and was professional throughout. He was also competitively priced. Highly recommended

  • Skimming 4 walls and a ceiling

    Des was fantastic very clean and tidy his work was outstanding and I would definitely use him again.

  • Bathroom Celling plastering

    Very efficient, professional and on time , pleasant man to deal with, cleans very well after work. Very good value for money anD I highly recommend him.

  • Plastering over Artex

    Des plastered the ceilings of the whole house and it looks really good. Very professional and friendly. I recommend his services. Thank you.

  • Replastering and filling wall

    Excellent service provided. Thank you

  • Skim / Plaster a medium bedroom wall and ceiling.

    28th March. Des has just completed plastering of a bedroom for me today.
    He has done a brilliant job and I would no have no hesitation in recommending him if anyone is considering works of this nature.
    He offers very competitive rates , is very friendly and hard working and the standard of workmanship is exceptional.
    Will definitely use again for similar works

  • Skim coating of walls

    Des was very punctual and did a great job with skim coating the walls of our loft room. We are very happy.

  • Re-plaster two sections of wall and a window surround

    Des was great I would definitely recommend him to others. He gave good constructive advice about what work needed to be done; he worked efficiently, cleanly and turned up on time. His price was reasonable too.

  • Bedroom ceiling re-plaster

    Des did a great job plastering a ceiling in one of my bedrooms. He came and checked the job as promised and then provided a quick quote to follow up. On the day, he arrived on time and carried out the work exactly as discussed and to the time scale he advised.

    Would use again for any further work.

  • plastering kitchen walls

    brilliant job done in our kitchen will definitely use again.

  • Skim of artexed bathroom ceiling

    It was such a pleasure meeting Des that I almost wish I had more plastering jobs to do ! The finished result is perfect. You really don't need to look any further - if you want a top quality job with the minimum of fuss this is the man for you.

  • Replaster kitchen ceiling.

    Very impressed with the job completed today. Very neat, tidy worker, carried out the job exactly as required. Punctual, friendly and quoetd a very good price. Would recommend totally & use again.

  • Re-plaster two rooms and entry way

    Des did a great job! Very tidy and professional. He was flexible to meet our schedule and gave an honest and very competitive price. Would definitely recommend.

  • Replacement of small ceiling

    A really nice, friendly guy - Des did a great job and left the work area clean and tidy.
    I would recommend his work.

  • Plaster 2 walls

    Did a good job. Was efficient. Fair price.

  • Plasterer needed

  • Removal of internal door

    Punctual, friendly and good workmanship. Des did a good job of removing the door and replastering both sides of the wall. Tidied up at the end and removed all rubbish. Would highly recommend and will hire again. Thank you.

  • Create cavity wall & plaster

    Des is a friendly and very experienced plasterer, completing the work quickly and efficiently. I was very pleased with the quality of the finish and no issues to report. Highly recommended and would use again. Thank you.

  • Repair to light water damaged ceiling.

    Arrived on time and job was done very professionally. Cleaned up well and price was very reasonable. Would highly recommend Des.

  • complete plastering of a bathroom + ceiling in toilet

    A very efficient and professional job, completed promptly and the site left clean and tidy. Thank you!

  • caved in section of bedroom ceiling below loft

    Des done a good job, I am very happy with his work
    I would recommend him without a problem

  • plaster over textured ceiling 3.2m x 3.7m

    I hired Des to skim a textured ceiling. The ceiling is now looking perfectly smooth! Would not hesitate to hire Des again.

  • Covering Artex

    Prompt positive reply to my posting. No fuss. Gave immediate estimate fixed a date and attended to carry out the job efficiently and skilfully.

  • Plaster/smooth bedroom ceiling

    Needed a bedroom ceiling plastered to cover up a nasty stippled surface.Very pleased with all aspects of the service from the initial contact through to the completion of the job.Was very prompt and clear with responses and queries and arrived on time and left the area really tidy and clean. Gave advice on ventilation to allow the plaster to dry properly.
    Would use Des again and recommend his service.

  • Kitchen Ceiling

    Des is a master craftsman, an excellent job. He gets on with the job and leaves everything in good order.

  • Bathroom Plastering and making good

    Brilliant plastering job by Des. No fuss, amiable chap, job done! Will use him again.

  • Ceiling repair after leak

    I hired Des for some plastering repair work at my house. His communication was good. He turned up when he said and he would and did an excellent job. And, he cleaned up thoroughly afterwards. Highly recommended.

  • Bedroom ceiling needs skimming

    Good job well done. .

  • Skimming

    Des came and skimmed four rooms for us. Very tidy worker, job exactly on time and budget. Will use again and would recommend to anyone.

  • Small plastering job


  • Ceiling plaster board

    We are very pleased with the job. Des is very professional and delivered an excellent job. Highly recommended .

  • 10ftx10ft plaster wall

    Turned up on time, was really nice bloke and very easy to deal with. The job was completed in the time he indicated for the price he quoted and I would definitely recommend him. Left the place spotless after also! All in all very happy. Thanks!

  • Living room skimming

    Ethic of work- Des was onsite before we were. He was very punctual, very professional and did a great job. He was also very helpful on suggestions on other parts of our build. I recommend him highly for any plastering job you have.
    And Des, look forward to working with you in the future with our other projects. Thanks again!

  • Need ceiling in a room in Barnet re-plastered.

    I'm very pleased to have contracted Des for plastering my damaged ceiling, after having received several quotes for the job. Not only was his work top notch he also gave me the best quote for the work. Des is extremely professional and does what he says he will do. In particular I was impressed that he was very quick to respond to my job posting here, and was also very quick to respond to my texts regarding the works. The ceiling looks great, and he cleaned up too! I cannot recommend Des highly enough. I would definitely use him again.

  • plaster and paint

    Fantastic job. Quick and professional.

  • Bedroom ceiling plastering

    Arrived on time, finished on time, great job, did a bit extra and lovely bloke.

  • plastering

  • Ceiling damage from leak

    Efficient response, flexible to our needs, prompt completion and clean and tidy finish. We were repairing our neighbour's ceiling after a leak and he was understanding and helped keep it a clean job.

  • Plastering a bathroom

  • Plastering 3 rooms

    The plastering job was brilliant as well as the new stud wall.

  • Plaster small ceiling, skim 3 walls.

    Des was very punctual, and completed the job to a very high standard, the walls were very smooth, and I am very pleased with the work he has done. He also left the flat very tidy! I would definitely recommend him to a friend, and contact him again if I ever need any plastering done.

  • plaster two rooms

    All ceilings walls in living room dining room and three bedrooms had paper removed walls prepared and then plastered including additional requests to plaster top landing and to plaster inside a cupboard which had been left in a horrendous state by previous owner.
    Des is a first class plasterer and the job has been finished to an excellent standard. The wall and ceilings will be emulsioned white and I am sure the painter will be very pleased as emulsioning the beautiful smooth walls and ceilings will make his job so much easier.
    Des is forthright direct and decisive and so communications are excellent. Gave his very favorable quote right away on the web site and stuck to it.
    . Quote was very reasonable and professional presentation giving full breakdown of costs and details of daily start and finish times.
    Des and his team arrived punctually every day on the dot and left around the same time leaving in time for family coming home from work allowing me to prepare evening meal and enjoy family meal without workmen in house.
    Des and his team are all hard workers and at the end of each day they cleaned up after themselves and to a very high standard. The job was completed within the timescale.
    We as a family felt very comfortable with Des and his team in our home and I would recommend him to friends and family. I will definitely employ him for a future plastering project.

  • Skim plaster a Kitchen

    Des is an excellent plasterer, arrived on time, completed my kitchen including the ceiling in a day with an incredibly smooth and level finished. I highly recommend Des.

  • Plaster living room - 5x4m 3m ceilings

    Very easy to deal with. Des arrived on time, completed the work as agreed to a high standard and got everything done quickly and cleanly. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend.

  • Plaster Room in a roof conversion. 4m x 2.4m

    great standard of work, friendly and minimal disruption. No mess left. Will Book again for sure!

  • Plaster 3 walls Length ~1.69m + window wall w: 75cm

    The walls look great, I was very pleased with his services and recommend them.

    All walls in the toilet room were plastered, including filling in a few gaps around the window at the start. One bathroom wall was plastered, including leaving the raw plugs for the radiator holder screws in place. The walls will only be painted (not tiled) so a good finish was important and this was achieved.

    Des arrived at the agreed time, ran through the job and checked if I had any questions or requests (e.g. the retention of radiator wall plugs) before begining. The job was completed within the expected timescales. Exactly what I required

  • Plastering of Bedroom

    Des and team were very professional, turned up at the exact time communicated, did a great job swiftly. Highly recommended!

  • Room skim

    Des was fast and efficient and has done a great job of my kitchen. He turned up exactly when he said he would and ploughed on until the job was done. The finish is very smooth and flat and that is a miracle considering the mess my walls were in when he started. I would definitely recommend him.

  • Damp on side of house

    Des was 100% the right man for the job, his plastering was of a very high standard and he solved the damp problem that we had and supplied us with a 30 year guarantee.
    Des also solved other minor issues in the house at no extra cost which we greatly appreciate.
    In comparison to other quotes we received Des was very reasonable. I have already recommended him to family and friends so if you would like someone punctual, clean, efficient and reasonably priced then Look no further, Des is your man :)

    Excellent job, thanks very much Des!

  • Contractor looking for plasterer

    Very happy with the work, very professional clean work,will hire again, soon as the other rooms are ready.

  • Fit new ceiling and plastering

    Wonderful professional work carried out efficiently. Will certainly hire them to do any similar work I need in the future and would certainly recommend them to anyone else.

  • Plastering odd jobs

    Des arrived when he said he would, did an excellent job and left the place really clean and tidy when he left. His plastering is excellent and even more impressive given the state of the walls when he started! Would definitely hire again.

  • Plastering small sections of ceiling and wall

    Des was very prompt, efficient, gave a competitive quote and stuck exactly to that figure. He was pleasant to deal with, worked hard to complete the job and completed it in the half a day timeframe estimate with minimum of fuss.

    It is 2 weeks later and the plastering has dried, and the overall job looks great!

  • External rendering and painting

    Des did a great job. He took pride in his work and kept to his word. He was punctual and made every effort to clean up after himself each day. We would be happy to recommend him without hesitation.

  • Plasrering

    A true craftsman, did a great job plastering my room. Arrived early, job completed in one day and Im defiantly going to use him again.

  • Plaster upstairs of 1930's semi St. Albans. URGENT

    Des started on time each day, very convenient for us, and was gone by the time we started our family time. Des was very focussed and delivered a good job, he is very neat and left our home as he found it, maybe even better(cleaner). Des was reasonably priced (lower than 4 others out of 5 quoted), Des delivered the job ahead of time, as we had a deadline that had to be met. The quality of the job, is perfect and no loose ends.

    I would hire Des without hesitation!

  • Bedroom plastering needed

    Thanks des for doing such a nice job. The plastering looks great.

  • Skim Kitchen all walls and ceiling

    How do they get it so smooth?

    Great finish. Arrived on time, finished on time, clean and quick.

    Would use again

  • Plastering and rendering

    Des turned up as arranged. He worked diligently, did a thoroughly professional job with a very good finish and cleaned up after he completed the work. I would use Des again for other plastering work.

  • tape and skim loft room and ceiling

    Top class professional plasterer - turned up when he said, cleaned up after himself - would use again and recomend

  • Plasterboard/skim some areas of a tiny flat

    Des was punctual, polite with good communication skills. The artexed ceiling and walls are now smooth as silk. Des also smoothed over 2 vents in the hall. I highly recommend him. Thank you Des and mybuilder.com

  • skim small bedroom walls only

    Very good to deal with ,very clean done excellent job at a reasonable price.will use again and recommend.

  • Damp Proofer

    Des, was really great he got to the destination on time as he promised. He offered me a quote that was very competitive in price. I would definately hire him to do the job.

  • Skim ceiling & walls

    Absolutely delighted. Des arrived punctually with his assistant, did a thoroughly professional and flawless job and cleaned up afterwards. I have already recommended him to my neighbour and wouldn't hesitate to use him again. Des also helpfully located the source of a damp problem that I can now go about getting fixed and he offered very useful advice on how to progress my project. I'm one very happy customer. Thank you Des.

  • Plaster double reception room and one ceiling

    Des turned up on time, worked quickly and cleaned up thoroughly after himself. His work is of an exceptional standard, and his price very competitive so I would have no hesitation in recommending him or hiring him again (which I'm sure I will!).

  • Positive Client Reference taken by MyBuilder

    Des rendered the front and back of my house, and my garden walls. I can't speak highly enough about Des. His work is of an extremely high quality, he's punctual and his prices are good.

  • Positive Client Reference taken by MyBuilder

    A very good old school plasterer. I'm a carpenter by trade with high standards and I've never seen plastering as good. Des is very fussy and a clean worker. I'd happily recommend him to anyone.