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SMALL REPAIRS

Joiners 2013 (5)

Our team includes our own qualified joiners.  There is no charge for labour or travel costs and you only have to pay the cost of materials, if supplied by us.  In some circumstances we can also provide materials free.
 
YOU CAN USE THIS SERVICE IF YOU ARE:-
  • Aged 60 or over
  • Disabled or the parent or guardian of a disabled person
  • An owner occupier or private tenant living in Renfrewshire or East Renfrewshire
 
Please note if you have someone living with you aged 17 or older who is able to do the work, you will not be able to use the service.
We do not carry out works which are the responsibility of your landlord.
 
WHAT CAN WE DO FOR YOU?
 
JOINERY
PLUMBING
  • Replace defective kitchen worktops/units
  • Fit/replace shelves, curtain rails, blinds, etc
  • Repair damaged plasterboard walls
  • Repair/replace timber flooring, skirtings, facings, etc
  • Repair garden gates & huts (only if security issue)
  • Box in pipework
  • Doors & windows – fit internal doors, replace sash cords, cills (internal), seal frames, ease & adjust, replace handles, locks, letterboxes, hinges, etc
  • Fit loft ladders (only if loft is floored around hatch)
  • Replace taps, glands, washers & inserts
  • Repair minor leaks to pipework
  • Replace ball cocks and siphons
  • Re-seal around baths, sinks, showers, etc
  • Replace shower screens
  • Connect washing machines (if plumbing exists)
ELECTRICAL
  • Replace defective switches, sockets and light fittings
  • Change single sockets to double sockets
  • Connect electric ovens to existing cooker control unit
SAFETY/SECURITY
SORRY, BUT WE DO NOT DO
  • Fit door peepholes, viewcoms, chains, identislots, keysafes
  • Replace faulty security lights
  • Upgrade locks, fit bolts, catches, etc
  • Fit cctv systems
  • Fit grabrails
  • Gardening
  • Painting and decorating
  • Domestic appliance repairs (other than changing plugs or fuses)
  • Works which we estimate will take longer than 2 hours
 
This list is not exhaustive.  If you think we may be able to help you, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss your problem. If we cannot carry out the works directly we may be able to provide advice or refer you to a reputable contractor or someone else who can assist.
 
We respond to all enquiries as quickly as possible but as demand for the service can be high we prioritise repairs that pose a threat to health, safety and security.