Tradesman

The Junk Buster to the rescue

One recent project has been working on clearing a house ready for sale, as the elderly owner has moved into a care home. All of his personal possessions have been boxed up safely. The next step was to get rid of all the items no longer required. One call to …

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July already – what to do?

July already - what to do?

Was one of your resolutions to get to grips with the tricky business of sorting your home and making it look its best? Perhaps you’ve de-cluttered the kitchen but are still dreaming of the whole house being just how you’d like it. I thought this month I would show you …

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“Spring is the time of plans and projects.” (Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina)

kitchen draws

The third month of the year is here already. Resolutions written and started? Check. ‘Frog eaten’? Check (if you missed the February edition and you think I’m into eating tailless amphibians, you can read about ‘eating your frog’ on my blog below)

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Need a Plumber?

gt plumbing

I can highly recommend GT Plumbing and Maintenance – run by the lovely (and very professional!) Gary. One of my clients is selling his rental flat and there was no hot water coming out of the taps. He asked me to get it fixed before the sale, so I contacted …

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Pestforce – great service

pestforce

My client had an infestation high up under the gable end of her house. We didn’t know what they were, so I called Ian from Pestforce on 0770 274 0183. He came to the house and immediately identified the insects – bumble bees! He explained that they cause no damage …

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Roman Glass – another great job done

roman glass

No job proves too small for the skilled people at Roman Glass – a glass window ledge was glued and sealed – fantastic work as it was a slightly awkward space!

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Abracadabra – the answer for carpet, curtain and upholstery cleaning!

abra

Yesterday, Ian from Abracadabra cleaned a client’s carpet in Clifton (try saying that quickly!). He did a fantastic job and I highly recommend him. He will come to your home and give you a quote and then book a date to do the job.

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Valley Marble and Granite

marble

Today I had the pleasure of meeting Stuart from Valley Marble and Granite (www.valleymarbleandgranite.co.uk). The job – to fill in a chip on a client’s marble worksurface – was completed quickly and professionally and I highly recommend this company. They were referred to me by Tanya from Urbane Kitchens (www.urbanekitchens.co.uk).

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Splashback fitted by Roman Glass – highly recommended

roman glass

Yesterday a clear glass splashback was fitted above a hob at a client’s house by Roman Glass (http://www.romanglass.co.uk) From the moment I first made the enquiry on the telephone, through the ordering process, agreeing delivery and the actual fitting, Roman Glass were professional, helpful and friendly. I can highly recommend …

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Beautiful Blinds in Bristol

downend blinds

Jayne and David of Downend Blinds (www.downend-blinds.co.uk) make and fit made to measure blinds and curtains in Bristol and the surrounding areas. Yesterday they hung two beautiful blinds in one of my client’s houses which look stunning.

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