Building Department

We employ our very own in-house team of highly skilled and qualified tradesmen who undertake the maintenance of all our properties across the Estate.

Their expertise within the building industry covers maintenance and repair work through to complete renovation projects, installations and electrical works. We have a fantastic team who provide a skilled and personal service to the residents of our Estate.

Meet The Team

Mark Lucas

Foreman

Mark has been with the Estate since 1989 as carpenter joiner and multi-skill tradesman, in 2017 Mark was promoted to Foreman and has been enjoying the various challenges that the role brings with it.  Mark has taken a keen interest in all aspects of Health & Safety and recently completed the CITB course Site Management Safety Training Scheme.

Roy Timmins

Roy Timmins

Bricklayer/Multi-Skilled/HETAS Engineer

Roy joined the Estate in 2008 as a bricklayer/multi skilled tradesman and gained his HETAS qualification in 2014.  Roy is regularly called upon to assist with our more difficult problems where his can-do attitude is invaluable.

Dave Harper

Carpenter/Multi-Skilled

Dave joined the Estate in 2010 as a carpenter and over the years has shared his wide knowledge of the construction industry with the team.  Always on hand and happy to help, no problem is too big or too small for Dave.

Neil Stokes

Electrician

Neil joined the Estate in 2013 bringing with him a vast knowledge in both domestic and commercial electrical installations.  He has been instructing and working alongside our electrical apprentice for the past four years.

Ben Lee

Electrical Apprentice

Ben joined the Estate in 2014 and has brought with him a keen desire to learn and diligent work ethic.  Ben is due to complete his apprenticeship this year and is a welcome and valuable team member.

Dave Lane

NVQ Plasterer/Multi-Skilled

Dave joined the Estate in 2015 and is well known for his plastering skills and the glass-like finish he achieves.  Some of our older properties have presented Dave with interesting challenges;  he has ensured the finished product has enhanced and maintained the character.

Rob Doughty

Rob Doughty

Plasterer/Multi-Skilled

Rob joined the Estate in 2012 as a general builder.  Over the years Rob has worked alongside various team members and now can turn his hand to any task presented to him.  His plastering skill must make a mention, as under Dave Lane's tutalage he has also mastered the same glass-like finish.

Gary Price

OFTEC Registered Plumber

Gary joined the Estate in 2017 and has proven to be an invaluable member of our team.  Gary deals with all of our new installations, services and repairs across the Estate.

Matthew Kent

Matthew Kent

Head Gardener

Matthew joined us in 2018 and has been working hard maintaining and improving many areas on the Estate.  Matthew has been ensuring the gardens in our properties are in the best possible condition ready to welcome any new tenants.