General Builder

Apprentice trained,City & Guilds bricklayer with extensive experience, since 1972, in all aspects of building work on commercial & domestic properties & for the authorities with reliability & efficiency. Call me for a quotation for your pointing, flagging, all brick/stonework & general maintenance to your property.

Skills

  1. Bricklaying
  2. Repointing
  3. Stonemasonry
  4. Landscaping
  5. Garden Maintenance
  6. Decking
  7. Fencing
  8. Driveways (Paved & Loose Surface)
  9. Tarmac Surfaces

About General Builder

1972-75 Apprentice trained, City & Guilds qualified bricklayer. 1975 - 2008 worked for family business(estab.1922) -bricklaying, stone work,pointing,flagging,concreting,dry stone walling,wall ties,plastering, extensions, house new build, refurbishment(including on listed buildings) & general repairs & maintenance. Took over business in 1992 as a working Director. Continued the business as main contractors working for Local Health Authorities, County Councils, commercial & domestic properties employing around 15 people at the time.Attended all meetings with Architects,Clerk of Works and Clients, reading all relevant drawings & submission of formal tenders and providing written quotations for all jobs, large or small, invoicing upon satisfactory completion.Developed a back problem & had to stop work in 2008 and fold business but went on to have an operation which was a success and am now looking for work. Would ideally like pointing, bricklaying, general repairs & maintenance, including for small garden landscaping.

Qualifications

Apprentice trained 1972-75 and City & Guilds qualified.
Fully time served on large projects, including refurbishment and new build through to the small property repairs & maintenance side.
Mentor to two Apprentices on the Apprenticeship Scheme.

Insurance

Public Liability Insurance

Limit of indemnity: £1,000,000.00
Valid until: 22nd Apr 2020