Recommended Tradespeople

People only get on this list by personal recommendation after they have shown a number of times that they do an excellent job at a fair price. If you contact any of them, please mention

They are listed in no particular order.

Wapping Plumbers
For Gledhill heating system. Geoff Fisher on
020 7265 0002 or 0794 475 0024

Mike Hope (M H Technical Services, 233 East Street)
Locksmith and security fittings
020 7701 9663

Owen Johnson (Penton Heating)
Landlords’ gas certificates, gas boiler servicing and energy performance certificates (EPCs)
0790 0916151 | |

David Fern
Gas inspection certificates
020 7730 7020 | 07763 575 128 | |

Steve Chalk
Fixes sash windows that won’t stay open and maintenance work such as painting, tiling, plumbing and fixing fences

Bob Howard
External windows (all floors) cleaned – without ladders

Steven Chase
Painting and decorating

Mick Eakins
Painting and decorating (see bay and windows of No. 11 for sample of exterior work)

MCD Interiors
Installing intumescent smoke/fire strips around doors, which may be required by council licensing. MCD Interiors can do this on site with dust capturing equipment. They are Hertfordshire-based but happy to come to Marcia Rd. Can also undertake and/or project manage a wide range of property refurbishment tasks. Google reviews here.
Contact Mark Dellow 07875356761 or 01279 210970

Gerry Sharkey
Electrician, and landlords’ electrical certificates
0796 0001130

Glenn Brown
Repairs fridges/freezers, cookers, washing machines and other domestic appliances. Essex-based but can get in to Marcia Rd. Find reviews on Checkatrade.
07966029661 & 01245 322879

Kevin Little

Jeff Latouche

Pearson Glazing (based in Peckham)
For efficient and reasonably priced broken window replacement
0800 289842 / 0207 732 1511 / 07932 044707

Fantastic Services
For end-of-tenancy cleaning, including carpet cleaning, Fantastic Services are worth checking out. A brochure with £10 discount codes can be downloaded here.

Mouse control – Superproof
This company, Superproof is recommended by an owner who reports a mouse-free existence since using these specialists who seal all holes, preventing mice from accessing the house.

If you have used someone you would like to recommend, email Steve on: