Self Build & Renovation Show 2015 30th January - 1st February

The National Self Build & Renovation Centre in Swindon is the UK's only permanent venue for anyone looking to undertake a self-build, renovation or home improvement project! Craig Phillips Checkatrade’s Ambassador will be attending the show for the opening day on Friday 30th January to launch the new partnership between Checkatrade and the NSBRC, to meet visitors and offer advice. He hopes to see you there!"

Kent County Council Trading Standards

Kent County Council Trading Standards and Checkatrade are working in partnership to provide a recommended trader scheme to help Kent consumers choose a trader they can trust and rely upon.Click here to find our more.

Trade Left Overs

Trade Left Overs if the answer to unnecessary waste within the building industry.

Dummer Golf Course

Designed by former Ryder Cup Player and legendry golf commentator Peter Alliss, the course was first played in 1992. The 6,500 yard, par 72 golf courses provides an excellent test of golf for players of all abilities. There are no steep hills to climb and the walks from tee to green are nice and easy. The views are wonderful especially when playing the final six holes and there is an abundance of wildlife to look out for.

Cashflow Protector

Cashflow Protector™ the unique fixed fee debt recovery service that helps you get paid. There are no commission charges and all payments come direct to you. Recommended by banks & accountants

Trade Sills 4U Electrician Training

Trade Skills 4U is the UK's No 1 provider of professional qualifications and training for existing electricians. Courses range from Part P certification to Solar PV installation.


Timber merchants with a name for quality & service. Huge stocks and fast delivery of everything timber related including bespoke mouldings. Door & Worktops specialists with 5 showrooms across the South.

Panels Plus Ltd

Manufacturer & suppliers of furniture components including cut & edge panels, kitchen & bedroom doors to any size. Solid 18mm carcase's to any size. 4100 x 40mm worktops

The Plasterers Forum

"The Plasterers Forum is the biggest plastering related community online -  whether your a newbie, a diyer, or experienced plasterer the plasterers forum is a great place to chat and hang out"


At ITS, we understand that in order for you to complete a job to a high standard and on time it is essential to have the right tools. Click here for more details.


Dotsquares develops software, websites, games and apps, supporting both retail and trade clients around the world. Whether your project is large or small we have a service that will suit, please call us today on 01273 575 190 to discuss how we can help you.


‘Avoid cheques with our low cost credit and debit card acceptance service designed for traders. Easy to apply, no minimum fees. Used by Checkatrade.


Grout Shield

GROUT SHIELD is an exciting new grout restoration system from the US, where it has quickly become the brand leader. Current alternatives to re-grouting are mainly cosmetic, whereas GROUT SHIELD chemically bonds with the existing grout and forms a professional, durable and superior finish.It’s easy to apply and your tiled area looks instantly new again.

Dunlop Adhesives

Dunlop adhesives are manufacturers of tile adhesives, floor levelling compounds and wall smoothing products along with a host of supplementary products in the building, repair and renovation industry.



Safeguard and protect your knees with Redbacks.

These ergonomically designed kneepads are tuned with our patented leaf spring technology. Scientifically proven to absorb impact and reduce shock on your knees, back and neck.


Dedicated to providing tradesmen with websites that generate business, eye catching logo designs and print material to win you new business.


Key Suppliers of all paints and wallpapers - Dulux, Crown, Farrow & Ball and many more. Knowledgeable staff in their 130 branches are always happy to offer advice.

Wave 105FM

Wave 105 is the market leading commercial radio station on the Central South Coast broadcasting the South’s best variety of hits. Ltd specialises in unique renovation and restoration projects, often rescuing buildings that would be lost to us all. Our regularly updated videos provide more insight into what we do. Dream the dream and see what you can do at today.

Simply Shutters

Manufacturers and suppliers of exterior UPVC shutters and architectural accents for the home. Superior quality,easy to install. Fast nationwide delivery. Trade enquiries welcome.