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Sam Ford

Member of Checkatrade for over 1 year
Sam Ford Feedback Scores
36 feedback reports
with an average score of 9.9 out of 10.
Works in
Battle, Hastings, St. Leonards-on-Sea, Bexhill-on-Sea, Eastbourne, East Sussex
Contact
name: Mr Sam Ford
address:
Penhurst, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 9QN
telephone: 01424 838244   Enlarged for easy dialing:
01424 838244
Skills
Main work undertaken
Crown Reduction, Crown Thinning, Garden Clearance, Garden Logs Supplied/Delivered, Garden Services, Hedge Trimming/Removal, Logs, Stump Grinding, Tree Felling, Tree Surgeon
Accreditations and Memberships
Checkatrade


City and Guilds
NPTC
  • City & Guilds NPTC Certificate of Competence to Climb Trees and Perform Aerial Rescue Level 2 awarded to Graham Ford.
  • City & Guilds NPTC Unit Certificate awarded to Graham Ford for Use of a Chainsaw from a Rope and Harness (A/101/7907).
  • NPTC Certificate of Competence in Chain Saw and Related Operations awarded to Graham Ford.
Company Information
Interviewed on: 13 June 2012 Public Liability Insurance: Current - Verified on 7 October 2013
Limited Company: No Insured by: NFU Mutual
VAT Registered: No Coverage amount (£): 10,000,000
References 9 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 Sam Ford joined in June 2012.

Hedge laying
A good service and finish to the work. I would be happy to recommend this company.
Customer in Ashford, 18 June 2012
General work.
Prompt and reliable, work carried out thoroughly and site lefty clean and tidy, I would be happy to recommend this company.
Customer in Heathfield, 18 June 2012
Tree surgery, hedge cutting and mini digger work.
Quick and professional. I would be happy to recommend this company.
Customer in Battle, 18 June 2012
Hedge cutting, tree surgery
I would be happy to recommend this company. Sam ford works very hard indeed and is always cheerful. He is a very ethical country man and his work over the last 10 years has improved our garden.
Customer in Winchelsea, 18 June 2012
Tree surgery, hedge cutting, woodland management and strimming.
Mr Ford gives an excellent and reliable service, offering all skills required in estate maintenance. We have employed Mr Ford over the last 15 years.
Customer in Battle, 18 June 2012
Hedge laying and tree surgery.
Hard working, honest, well equipped, never let us down over 15 years of using him.
Customer in Battle, 18 June 2012
Hedge cutting and hedge laying.
Sam Ford has undertaken hedge laying and maintenance, tree maintenance and removal and general gardening for me over a number of years. He is reliable, hard working and always provides a very professional service.
Customer in Battle, 18 June 2012
Hedge cutting and tree surgery.
Sam is fantastic at hedge cutting and laying. He makes my garden look beautiful, and clears up afterwards.
Customer in Battle, 18 June 2012
Hedge cutting and tree surgery.
Very good at hedge cutting and all tree work.  Works with all the safety equipment in a neat, safe efficient and tidy way. Always arrives on time and completes the task on estimate and a jolly nice chap.
Customer in Battle, 18 June 2012
Feedback Reports Showing 10 out of 36 (reviews based on work commenced)
Total recommendations: 36, average score 9.9 Last six months: 4 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
Removal of 4 x 2 metres thick conifer hedge.
Excellent job, came on time, clean quick worker, all debris removed, very reasonable cost, accurate to the quote, friendly personality. Highly recommend.
Customer in Hailsham, 22 April 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
Felling of a horse chest nut tree and removal of wood
Sam gave an excellent service, very professional, hard working, good value and I have asked him to return soon to do some more work.
Customer in Rye, 13 March 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
Felled 2 trees.
What an excellent service. Came when he said he would, did a fantastic job, cleared up afterwards and was really quick. Will definately use Sam again and highly recommend him to everyone. Also very reasonable. Good job, thank you.
Customer in Hastings, 3 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
Garden clearance, hedge cutting and removing large area of bramble.
Very pleased with results. Would recommend!
Customer in London, 20 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
Very big and tall silver birch taken down.
Sam was excellent in taking down this rotting great big silver birch tree. Very nice guy to chat to and have a few laughs as we did would highly recommend him. If I need anymore work done Sam will be the first guy I will call.
Customer in Hastings, 24 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
Clearance and levelling garden area behind caravan.
Sam did an excellent job and would not hesitate to recommend him. Very friendly knowledgeable and flexible when plans are changed. Completed the job in less time than quoted.
Customer in Chatham, 6 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
Sam cleared my front garden of all plants and trees and also trimmed trees in the back garden.
The full score is thoroughly merited. Really excellent in every way and recommended without hesitation.
Customer in Cranbrook, 12 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
Cut down and removal of apple and fir trees.
Very efficient worker, ensured everything was left as tidy as possible.
Customer in St. Leonards-on-Sea, 7 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
Trimmed a very tall and long rhododendron hedge.
Very reasonable rate and great job. Very pleasant, courteous and knowledgeable. Would recommend and use again.
Customer in Hastings, 5 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
Three very large and dangerous trees removed. Logs cut to suitable size.
A very polite, honest, reliable and conscientious man. Did exactly what we agreed for the price agreed and left the site tidy. All paperwork was in order. A real pleasure to meet!
Customer in Battle, 20 July 2013  
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