Scores based on 78 reviews

Reliability & timekeeping

Invoice history based on 51 reviews.

Invoice History
Charged as per quote / estimate92.16%
Above quote / estimate: kept informed7.84%
Appointments reported as missed (6 months) 0
Average score 9.93
78 reviews
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Fords are a company covering Exeter and the South West and specialising in central heating, plumbing, electrics and air conditioning.
We have accreditations for Gas Safe, OFTEC and NICEIC.

Fords have been established for over 125 years, we are located on the Alexandria Industrial Estate in Sidmouth, allowing us to keep all of our fully employed staff under one roof.

Central Heating and plumbing
Choose Fords for all your heating installations, breakdowns and servicing. 
Installers of: 

  • Gas
  • Oil
  • LPG and electric boilers.

General plumbing

Small and large works undertaken. Also installers of P.V., Biomass, Ground and Air Source Heat pumps.
Credit facilities through Hitachi are available for new boiler installations.


Our Electrical engineers accredited by NICEIC for all electrical installations, large or small.
Kitchen and Bathroom design and installation to the highest quality.
Electrical Showroom for all your appliances, TV's, washing machines, fridges, freezers etc
Trade Stores open to tradesmen and general public.
Chosen by the Landmark Trust for the heating installations in The Belmont House, Lyme Regis and China Tower, Bicton.

We hope you have found this brief introduction to Fords South West Ltd useful and look forward to being of service in the future.

For a free estimate give us a call on 01395 571000 

Based in

Alexandria Road, Sidmouth, Devon

Works in

Exeter, Sidmouth, Exmouth, Budleigh Salterton, Topsham, Honiton, Seaton, Axminster and surrounding