Building Services

Brick Cleaning My house is one of only a few in the road which is painted as opposed to bare brick.  As it is in need of painting I am seriously considering blasting the paint off and returning it to the brickwork.  However I seem to recall that this may damage the brick and cause…

Repairs

Bicycle Repairs Jonathan Edwards turns up by bike at your house or some other mutually convenient spot and can service, mend, repair, de-squeak and tweak, fit things (like pannier racks, mudguards, computers etc), tune and build wheels and generally get you back on the road. If he can’t fix it on the spot (eg if…

Professional Services

Architects Does anyone know a nice friendly architect who doesn’t charge the earth? I’m thinking about a loft conversion. I can recommend a local architect. roger_crimlis@hotmail . com / tel. 07515 514723 – (Fergus Grew, Jenner Rd, Jan-11) I would definitely recommend Carolyn Squire – lives locally, professional, dedicated and she did a great job…

More Services

Babysitters I’d like to recommend Vladka, who’s been looking after our two small kids (and two pets) and is available for babysitting and for nanny jobs. She’s a terrific nanny – reliable, competent, fun and kind. She lives locally and has excellent references. valdka.heliova@gmail.com (Alex Devine, May 2016) Banners Does anyone know of a workshop…