Nettleton Plumbing and Heating

My name is Ben Nettleton, I am a fully qualified City & Gilds apprentice trained Plumber having additional specialist training certificates. I work for a property company and for myself fitting bathrooms. doing plumbing, heating, drainage, installations/repairs and building maintenance work.

Trades

  • 1.Plumber
  • 2.Heating Engineer
  • 3.Handyman
  • 4.Bathroom Fitter

About Nettleton Plumbing and Heating

I've worked in the plumbing and building industry since I was 16 years old. Initially I worked part time for a plumber and a builder whilst doing my A levels and advance Engineering Diploma. After deciding which industry I wanted to work in I went on to do an apprenticeship in plumbing with a property development company.
The main types of work I have being doing over the years is:
I have installed 30+ bathrooms to the highest standard which included removal of old bathroom, leveling out walls and floors, tanking the bathroom (painting on a sealant to make bathroom water tight), fitting the new bathroom suite, installing showers both electrical and thermostatic and plumbing in hot & cold water and drainage services, seal bathroom before tiling and grout then seal a second time.
I have worked 40+ heating systems of various types this includes changing pipework and systems, installing new radiators, changing/re-siting radiators, new and replacement pipework, fitting heating controls, flushing and cleaning systems out with hot flush and cold flush and power flush.
I have done an uncountable amount of repairs including unblocking drains both internal and external mains drainage, fixing waste pipe leaks, changing wastes, changing/repairing pan connectors and traps, replacing/repairing toilet systems (internal mechanics), changing toilets either the pan or cistern or both, repairing/replacing taps and showers (electric and thermostatic), changing sinks, repairs and replacement to pipework of hot and cold as well as heating, unblocking pipework, repairs to leaking radiators and heating systems, replacement of valves.
I have installed catering equipment for pubs and restaurants including commercial standard catering sinks and washing machines.
I undertake water quality maintenance work to ensure a clean high quality water supply, preventing legionnella (legionnaires disease) here I do tank cleaning maintenance and disinfection, tap and shower head cleaning and sterilization, aerator and filter descaling cleaning and sterilizing.
I have installed numerous domestic washing machines and dishwashers installing hot and cold water supplies and new drainage systems both in the house and to out buildings, including installation of drainage sumps and automatic pumping systems to prevent flooding.
I have fitted and replaced instantaneous and stored electric hot water heaters to sinks in remote areas, I have also fitted chilled water dispensers.
I have fitted numerous masserators to sinks, toilets and shower areas where drains have not been easily accessible.
I have done smaller jobs such as fitting down stairs toilets areas, en-suites and small shower areas. also fitting bib taps and insulating pipework
I also carry out handy man services and light building maintenance such as:
clearing and cleaning gutters
replacing door furniture
odd jobs
flat pack furniture assembly
changing light fittings, light switches & minor electrical works

Qualifications

Sumit skills Apprenticeship certificate, feration for industry sector skills & standards, Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Plumbing in the Building Services Engineering sector. Certificate number 5FA34E7D-6CF87C49-D5643B7B-537059DA-C750DF99-54X25444. Apprentice Number ACE0EBDE1

City & Guilds Level 2NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating 501/1981/3. Awarded 210814/6189-11/036584/ZLC8894/M/14/01/92, 6966928134, 5501169806/70

Edexcel level 3 advanced diploma in engineering, 36644: ULN 6966928134 : 6966928134082012500/2808/X#001:001 : 14:01:1992