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R K Builders

Member of Checkatrade for over 2 years
R K Builders Feedback Scores
39 feedback reports
with an average score of 10 out of 10.
Works in
Tadworth, Epsom, Sutton, Chessington, New Malden, Surbiton, Esher, Claygate, Walton, Weybridge, Cobham & Kingswood areas.
Contact
name: Ron Hobbs .
address:
Epsom, Surrey, KT19 0NU
telephone: 020 8393 2487   Enlarged for easy dialing:
020 8393 2487
mobile: 07980 314852
fax: 020 8393 2487
email:
Company Profile

We specialise in kitchens, bathrooms and Corian fabrication from design, to supply and installation. We also specialise in all solid surface work tops including Corian, HyMacs, Zodiac and Granite as well as laminate and solid wood work tops.

All carpentry/joinery, plastering, decorating, plumbing, tiling and electrical work is undertaken.

City and Guilds advanced craft examination in carpentry and joinery.

We are fully insured and have been in the industry for over 40 years. Our work varies from complete internal and external refurbishments through to kitchen and bathroom installations, down to small works or repairs.

We respect our customers property and aim to cause a minimum of disruption. Our jobs are always kept clean and tidy and run in a professional manner. We have a long list of regular customers who give us continual repeat business and recommend us to their friends and family. See our reviews from jobs we have completed. 

Skills
Main work undertaken
Bathroom Designer, Bathroom Fitter, Bathrooms, Disabled Kitchens, Electric Cookers, Electric Showers, Electrical Installation Condition Report (Periodic Testing), Electrician, Fuseboards/Consumer Units, Granite Worktops, Immersion Heater Installation/Repair, Kitchen Appliance Supplier, Kitchen Designers, Kitchen Doors, Kitchen Fitters, Kitchen Supplier & Installer, Kitchens, Landlord Reports/Safety Checks, Rewires, Smoke Alarms, Storage Heating, Worktops
Also skilled in
Carpenter, Floor Tiling, General Carpentry, General Plumbing, Joinery, Painter/Decorator, Painting/Decorating, Plasterer, Plastering, Plumber, Plumbing Repairs, Tiler - All Tiling, Wall Tiling
Approved Subcontractors (indemnity held)
Electrical undertaken by Rk Builders 20365
Gas undertaken by H L Cooper 5271
Accreditations and Memberships
Checkatrade


City and Guilds

  • Karl Hobbs has been awarded the degree of Bachelor of Science with second class honours (lower division) having followed an approved sandwich Honours programme in building surveying.
  • EAL Vocationally-Related Qualification intermediate certificate for domestic electrical installers held by Karl Hobbs.
  • ABBE Quality Accredited certificate of achievement (full award) held by Karl Hobbs who has been assessed as meeting the required level of competence for all the units necessary to achieve the full award ABBE level 4 Diploma in Home Inspection.
  • Ron Hobbs has successfully completed training at Corian school of industrialised fabrication.
  • City & Guilds certificate held by Ron Hobbs in advanced craft examination in carpentry and joinery.
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Inspection, Testing & Certification of Electrical Installations awarded to Karl Hobbs 2012.
  • City & Guils Level 3 Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (BS7671 2008) awarded to Karl Hobbs 2012.
Company Information
Interviewed on: 7 December 2011 Public Liability Insurance: Current - Verified on 15 October 2013
Limited Company: No Insured by: Covea
VAT Registered: No Coverage amount (£): 2,000,000
References 4 received by Checkatrade

As part of our vetting procedure, these references consist of the first 5 processed feedback submissions which have been spot-checked/verified by Checkatrade.com when R K Builders joined in December 2011.

We have know the company for 5 years. They have done excellent kitchen and bathroom work for us. They have been very reliable and there prices are reasonable. We have been very pleased with their work.
Customer in London, 14 December 2011
Ron and Karl are totally honest, reliable and responsible. They are efficient and friendly. Both are excellent workers and Ron is a marvellous cabinet maker and experienced fitter. Karl is a good electrician and all-rounder.
Customer in London, 14 December 2011
Excellent workmanship, honest and hardworking.
Customer in Epsom, 14 December 2011
Ron and Karl give honest and accurate advice. They always go the extra mile to ensure their work is of the highest standard. I STRONGLY recommend them.
Customer in Tadworth, 14 December 2011
Feedback Reports Showing 10 out of 39 (reviews based on work commenced)
Total recommendations: 39, average score 10 Last six months: 5 reports, average rating 10
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Bathroom light and repair to UPVC window.
Ron and Karl came to my flat. Karl found fault with bathroom light and replaced it. Ron found the reason the window was not locking and repaired it. Great job, very reasonable cost.
Customer in Epsom, 28 January 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
New kitchen installed.
Excellent, first class job and kitchen looks a million dollars. Thanks Ron and Karl.
Customer in Esher, 15 January 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Supplied and fitted new kitchen, work tops and appliances
First class, the kitchen looks fantastic, the Corian and Beech tops go well with the wall tiles, Ron and Karl have great attention to detail.
Customer in Hayling Island, 6 December 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Follow-up visit.
As ever, charming, exceedingly helpful and full of bonhomie. Cannot speak too highly of this excellent father-and-son outfit. They deserve every success.
Customer in Epsom, 22 November 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Replaced kitchen units and work tops and consumer unit.
Supplied and fitted new base unit and work tops without disrupting, wall tiles fitted, steel sink and tap and new consumer unit left clean and tidy, very happy.
Customer in Tadworth, 1 November 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Hand made kitchen units and Corian work tops.
The kitchen locks fantastic all the units were hand made to my requirements then painted and blue Corian work tops  very happy.
 Repeat Customer in London, 3 October 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Supplied and fitted kitchen and appliances.
A small awkward shaped kitchen they managed to fit everything in 1st class job! Very, very happy!
Customer in Epsom, 13 September 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Complete bathroom refit.
The work of R K Builders is 150% professional. Their craftsmanship is excellent and I would recommend them to anyone. We are very pleased with everything.
Customer in Epsom, 9 August 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Kitchen refurbishment.
Always cheerful. Father and son firm. Excellent work. Consultation at every step of the job.
Customer in Epsom, 24 July 2013  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Fitted new consumer unit
Karl came and removed panel and shelves. Fitted new consumer unit and refitted panel and shelves. Left everything clean and tidy. Very happy.
 Repeat Customer in Sutton, 30 April 2013  
These are only the latest 10 customer monitoring reports. Click to see all 39 reports!
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