Duncan Richardson

I have over 15 years experienced in commercial and high end domestic refurbishments. As well as working to a precise high standard I am an excellent communicator with clients, architects and structural engineers. This means I have all the tools to achieve the best results.

Trades

  • 1.Carpenter & Joiner
  • 2.Flooring Fitter
  • 3.Tiler

About Duncan Richardson

●Carpenter/Tiler (Feb 2015 - Present)

Projects include:

● Designing and building bespoke cupboards
● Flooring including Laminate, Solid Wood and Tiles
● Kitchen/Bathroom Tiling

Working for various small companies around London on new builds and refurbishing flats and houses. These companies include:

● Almac Carpentry & Joinery
● Twins Building Services Ltd
● Albany Interiors Ltd

●Carpenter/Foreman, Bonchurch Ltd (July 2013 - Jan 2015)

Started working as a Carpenter and progressed to working as a Foreman refurbishing houses and flats in and around Westminster, Notting Hill and Primrose Hill.

My experienced included:

● Working direct with Architects, Structural Engineers and Clients
● Project managing the design and build of a bespoke 4 landing staircase
● The design and building of bespoke understair and hallway cupboards
● Sash window refurbishment.

●Shopfitter, Various Employers (May 2010 - Jun 2013)

Working for companies including Albany Interiors and Brydol Ltd on shops including:

● Westfield Stratford
● Bank Fashion
● Homebase

●Loft Converter, Outlook Loft Conversions (Jun 2008 - Apr 2010)
Initially working as part of a two man team building loft conversion in South London and Kent. I then became Foreman to my own two man team constructing the lofts from the initial demolition to plastering stage. The skills I acquired included:

● Carpentry (mainly 1st fix)
● Reading Architectural Drawings
● Structural Steel Installations
● Communicating with Clients
● Ordering Materials & Organising deliveries

●Improver, Albany Interiors Ltd (Mar 2006 - May 2008)

2 year apprenticeship learning how to refurbish shops with skills that included:

● Carpentry 1st & 2nd fix
● Dry Lining
● Reading & setting out ceilings, walls and doorways from Architectural Drawings.

The shops which I worked on included:

● Carpisa
● Dune Shoes
● Thorntons Chocholates
● Oasis

Qualifications

NVQ level 6 Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations Management

CITB Site Supervisor Training Scheme

1st Aid at Work