For example, the last jobs I’ve done :
For the Friend’s meeting house in Lewes:
Hang blinds and a shower rail, install a push-bar emergency lock, replace and paint an oak beading on the main door, mend the gate with a custom made iron lock, mend the shed door.
For Roger in Rodmell:
Insulate the roof with Celotex, draught proof doors and windows
For Firefly, company in Lewes:
Mend and replace handles and locks on door, fit fingerplates, install a ventilation (extractor fan), fit new bulbs, tidy the cables in an office and make some foot rests to hide the cables on the floor.
For Mike and Helen in Lewes:
Draught proof the sash windows and doors.
For Nick in Lewes:
Redo the silicon in 3 showers, install a “Nest”thermostat, repair the plaster after a leak and paint the kitchen, redo the gutters at the back of the house, change the lock, install outside led lights strips, paint the windows outside, cut the ivy.
For John and Jane in Rodmell:
Sand, mend and varnished floor boards, decorate the kitchen, sitting room and corridor, install an outside tap.
For Theresa in Lewes:
Replace the work surfaces in the kitchen, build a pantry with double doors and shelves, lay plywood in the bathroom for the lino.
For Rosemary in Lewes:
Decorate a bedroom, fit shelves, repair the hen house door, paint part of the staircase, paint the kitchen ceiling.
Lucy in Lewes:
Make a bed frame, make a desk and some shelves in mdf for her children, they were so happy!
James in Brighton:
Install reclaimed cupboard doors & to fit 2 doors after giving them a white paint effect with lime wash paint.
Terry in Hove:
Make 4 doors to close properly, hang pictures and draught proof doors and windows.
Jo in Hove:
To do all sorts of jobs in the medical practice she’s in charge of, and was delighted with my work!
Jessica and Simon wanted me to get rid of a half brick wall (only 1m20 high) in their sitting room, then replaster and put back the skirting boards and skim a wall in the bathroom.
In their bathroom, I installed a thermostatic shower tap, and replaced two tiles (where the electric shower was) and put shelves in the boiler cupboard.
They also asked me to replace the kitchen doors and worktop, tile with glass tiles and replace the sockets.
I also laid some beautiful oak flooring in the lounge, kitchen and hallway.
At Nick and Stephanie’s, I’ve redone their ensuite bathroom : skimmed and painted the walls and ceiling, painted the grouting in white, hung shelves, mirror and rail, and laid lino. I’ve mended the lock of the main door.
In their new home, I filled the gaps in the wooden floor, then painted it in 2 bedrooms and the dining room.
I redecorated one bedroom, and they asked me to insulate the loft, and quote for an ensuite shower room. They bought a second hand pine table, so I sanded it, and revarnished it.
For John and Pat, I’ve reorganized their bedroom. Replaced old cupboards with fitted wardrobes, added a bookcase, assembled a new bed frame and in John’s office assembled a cupboard/bookcase.
Fixed a few bits in the kitchen, built shelves for shoes under the staircase.
Installed a rail in the staircase, mended 2 quality vacuum cleaners.
They asked me to come back to install a disabled shower unit in the dining room converted into a bedroom.
At Allison and Steve’s, I replaced the felt on their garden house’s roof.
At Joe and Anne’s, I’ve redecorated the kitchen, mended kitchen units, laid the lino after fixing the wooden floor, mended the fridge’s handles and hung blinds. The cooker needed mending, including replacing the bulbs in the oven, so I did that as well. They asked me to come back to paint the hall and staircase.
For Alan I emptied the house of its contents, helped Alan fill up the removal van, completely redecorated the whole house, created an ensuite bathroom, renovated the existing bathroom, stripped and repainted the windows, stripped and revarnished the floors, installed an alarm system, hung curtains, and many more jobs….
For Kiran, in the bathroom, I’ve mended the shower door, replaced some floor tiles, the silicone in the shower. In the other shower upstairs, I’ve glued in some pvc panels, replaced the curtain rail. In the dining room, filled up some holes with filler and paint, in the kitchen, re-siliconed the worktop, sanded and varnished a coffee table. They asked me to come back to replaster the ceiling and decorate the ceiling and walls in the hall and sitting room. They also asked to rethink and quote for the main bathroom.
Michael and Anne asked me to skim over the artex ceiling and polystyrene. Stripped the wall paper in the hallway and sitting room, redecorate the walls and ceiling, lay some oak flooring in the sitting room, find the same skirting board and fix it. Replaced the door, and install a new fireplace. Repaint the main door. They asked me to come back to assemble several flatpack furniture, which I had to cut and adapt to the room.
Pat and Tony’s kitchen needed decorating, and the tongue and groove wood ceiling needed to be scraped and sanded, then painted with eggshell solvent based paint. I painted the walls, doors and windows, revarnished the kitchen doors.
22A Cliffe High Street, BN7 2AH Lewes, East Sussex
075 34 26 35 34