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Looking for a tradesperson / professional / supplier, (Mod Note on 1st post)

  • 25-06-2012 6:31pm
    Registered Users Posts: 14,537 ✭✭✭✭Poor Uncle Tom

    This thread is for anyone looking for a Building Contractor, Sub Contractor, Plumber, Plasterer, Elec....Architect, QS, Arch Tech, Engineer.....etc.,

    To help with ease of reference it would be best to supply the following information so anyone wishing to contact you can do so easier.

    Username: (copy and paste your username url here)
    Works: (2,000sqft bungalow, 600sqft extension...etc)
    Location: (Co. Carlow, Kilkenny/Tipp Border...etc)
    Professionals Needed: (Building Contractor, Plum....etc)

    When you have that information provided any professionals can PM you directly.

    Note: Professionals are NOT to reply here. (No PM's sent, or I didn't hear anything back....)

    This thread is to be used for seeking recommendations only and no talk/chit chat/discussions will be permitted

    Anyone looking for recommendations will be directed here.

    It is also advised that any posts over 3 months old are no longer to be replied to with recommendations, as most works are generally though to be underway at this stage and PM's may be considered a nuisance after this time.

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  • Registered Users Posts: 21 p15353

    Works: Refurbishment of house
    Location: Galway
    Professionals needed: Architect

    Please PM me with recommendations of architects that you have used personally.


  • Registered Users Posts: 21 brazen_dude

    Username: Brazen
    Works: Fit few cupboards
    Location: Navan
    Professionals Needed: Carpenter
    Please PM any recommendations. Thanks

  • Registered Users Posts: 884 ✭✭✭zefer

    Username: Zefer

    Location: Portmarnock, Co Dublin

    Project: Letter stating that architect plans do not affect structural integrity of a roof. Project is an attic conversion

    Required: As above, a letter that states that plans for attic conversion (already completed by an architect) do not affect the structural integrity of a roof. Please include estimate of TOTAL costs including Vat.

    Replies by pm thank you.

  • Registered Users Posts: 15 conibog

    Username: conibog

    Works: To restore cast iron radiator

    Location: Enfield, Meath.

    Professional Needed: Sand-blaster/ painter

    Recommendations by PM please.

  • Registered Users Posts: 254 ✭✭coolaboola

    Username: coolaboola

    Location: Kimmage, Dublin 12

    1. Construction of a c. 20 m2 extension to final finish at back of house (incorporating the footprint of a smaller existing extension). Emphasis will be placed on energy efficiency in the final structure.
    2. Installation of a downstairs toilet and associated services.
    3. Installation of new floors and kitchen.
    4. Demolition of existing concrete block 10 m2 flat-roof shed at end of garden.
    5. Construction of new shed/conservatory c. 17 m2

    1. Preparation of detailed specification and drawings for construction, including detailed specification of all structural elements.
    2. Project Management to ensure delivery of the project to specification, on schedule and within budget.
    3. Construction of the project.
    4. All required compliance certification for the works. certification for the works.

    Replies by pm thank you.

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  • Registered Users Posts: 2,492 ✭✭✭trotter_inc

    Username: trotter_inc

    Works: New build - bungalow - approx 2,200 sq ft

    Location: West Cork - Clonakilty / Rosscarbery / Dunmanway

    Professional Needed: Quantity Surveyor

    I would like someone to do a BOM or costing on a new build.

    Recommendations by PM please. Thanks :)

  • Registered Users Posts: 117 ✭✭MunsterM

    Username : MunsterM -

    Works : well drilling,lining,pump installation

    Location : East Cork (bordering on Waterford)

    Professional needed : well drilling contractor

    Please PM me with any recommendations, Thank you.

  • Registered Users Posts: 58 ✭✭rurz23

    Username : rurz23

    Works : demolition of cottage and new build of 1 1/2 storey house

    Location : Meath/ Westmeath border (N52)

    Professional needed : building contractor

    Please PM me with any recommendations, Thank you.

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,543 ✭✭✭tinner777

    Works: 8m x 5m block shed, to build
    Location: co.cork, ballyvourney
    Professionals Needed: builder

  • Registered Users Posts: 83 ✭✭zarkov

    Username: zarkov

    Works: New build - family bungalow/1.5 storey - approx 2,500 sq ft.

    Location: South Mayo

    Professional Needed: Architect

    Recommendations by PM please. Thanks

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  • Registered Users Posts: 25 Chev2010

    Username : Chev2010
    Works : Complete renovation of Terraced house in Dublin 6
    Location : Dublin City Centre
    Profs needed : Contractor for entire build

    Looking for recommendations for builders for a complete renovation of a period terraced house in Dublin 6 to include extension, UFH, insulation, floor replacements, bathroom extension. Ideally have a good bit of previous experience with period houses.

  • Registered Users Posts: 10 daisymac

    Username : Daisymac
    Works : Fit acoustic insulation (with battens) plus air tightness membranes and tapes to new build
    Location : Limerick
    Profs needed : Air tightness /insulation contractor

    Want someone experienced at installing this type of system. Work will be on condition of achieving specified level of air tightness on blower test.

  • Registered Users Posts: 171 ✭✭domcq

    Username: domcq

    Works: Electrical rewire of 81 square meter terraced house.

    Location: Dublin 12

    Professional Needed: Electrician

    I would like someone to do a costing on the rewire of a house.

    Recommendations by PM please. Thanks

  • Registered Users Posts: 91 ✭✭fruitbats

    Username: Fruitbats
    Works: Building Certs for Extension ( 27sqm) and an Attic conversion
    Location: Naas, Kildare
    Professionals Needed: Quantity Surveyor

    Recommendations by PM, Thanks.

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,033 ✭✭✭Mc-BigE

    Works: (25sqMeter Garage to match existing house.)
    Location: Cork, Glanmire area.
    Professionals Needed: Building Contractor/carpenter/electrician/plaster.

    Im looking for a Vat registered/Certified Building Contractor to construct a 25SqM Garage with roller shutter door and to convert the attic space of the garage for a small office or storage area. finish to match adjacent dormer bungalow.

    My preference is to deal with one contractor, and that contractor to act as foreman for the build. he/she will be responsible for arranging for builder/carpenter/electrician/roofer to come on site when needed.

    the contractor will work to a supplied set of drawings, and to an agreed schedule/price prior to work starting.

    All recommendations by PMs only please

  • Closed Accounts Posts: 1,449 ✭✭✭nudger

    Username: nudger
    Works: Attic extension.
    Location: Dublin north.
    Professionals needed: Engineer,Builder.

    Pm's Please.

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,504 ✭✭✭BarneyMc

    BarneyMc wrote: »
    Works: New 2 storey house & garage (block build)
    Location: Central Co. Monaghan/Armagh border
    Professional Needed: Builder to construct foundations & cavity walls
    Please PM me recommendations. :cool:

    A month and a half with no replies so I hope it's ok to bump :o

  • Registered Users Posts: 31 cporto

    Username: cporto
    Works: Complete renovation of house + small extension
    Location: Dublin 8
    Professionals Needed: Building Contractor and/or Architect

    Looking at a house that needs the above done so would love recommendations for a builder and/or architect. Thanks

  • Registered Users Posts: 22 soundgarden

    User Name :

    Works: New Kitchen

    Location: Co Clare

    Professional Needed: Kitchen Supplier

    Please PM me recommendations

  • Registered Users Posts: 3 Spea25

    User Name :

    Works: Renovations - knock internal wall (possibly supporting) create open plan kitchen diner; plumbing; re-wiring; new windows

    Location: North Dublin city

    Professional Needed: Contractor

    Please PM me recommendations

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  • Registered Users Posts: 11 mynewshoes

    Username: Newshoes

    Works: 120sq/y tiling

    Location: Roscommon

    Professional Needed: Tiler (<SNIP>) PM me please.

    Mod note: Please stick to the standard format

  • Registered Users Posts: 11 mynewshoes

    Username: mynewshoes

    Works: block a new storey and a half house

    Location: Roscommon

    Professional Needed: blocklayer

    Please PM me recommendations

  • Registered Users Posts: 121 ✭✭Peppa

    Username: Peppa

    Works: Small extension to an old house c. 1700's. Need someone experienced in dealing with these type of old stone hand built houses and good at creating the illusion of space and light.

    Location: Dublin North City Centre

    Professional Needed: Architect

    Please PM me recommendations

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,013 ✭✭✭Curious Geroge

    Username: Curious Geroge
    Works: New Build / Balcony
    Location: Galway City
    Professionals Needed: Builder / Carpenter for Balcony shuttering

  • Registered Users Posts: 18 Fridayfun

    Username: fridayfun
    Works: large extension
    location: Galway
    Professionals needed: Architect

    Please pm me any good recommendations of good architects.

  • Registered Users Posts: 103 ✭✭Orchid

    Username : Orchid
    Works : Plumber and guttering repair
    Location : Cork
    Profs needed : Repair services

    I am looking for recommendations of a company to do guttering repairs in Cork?

    Leaking gutters at the back of the house along with a possible plumbing issue as well. Must be reputable company or person. Please pm me with details if you know anyone. Many thanks.

  • Registered Users Posts: 28 Pstj2000

    Username : Pstj2000
    Works : Stove Fitter
    Location : Cork
    Profs needed : Stove & Fireplace

    Hi, I'm lloking for someone to remove a gas fire and fireplace and fit a new solid fuel inset stove and new firepalce surround. Can any recommend someone in th Cork area (City) for this job. I realise I'll need someone qualified in Gas to disconnect the gas supply.

    Any recommendations would be much approciated.

  • Registered Users Posts: 374 ✭✭Cliona99

    Works: Independent test of outflow from biosystem.
    Location: Duleek, Co. Meath
    Professionals Needed: Water tester?

    I need an independent test of the water from the biosystem/septic tank to show that it's working properly. Thanks!

    EDIT: I got three recommendations (in Monaghan, Drogheda and Galway), so if anyone is looking for the same thing in the future, PM me.

  • Registered Users Posts: 5,563 ✭✭✭connundrum

    Username : connundrum

    Works : Shower area was tiled approx 9 months ago. Have spotted leak, pulled off some tiles (see pic) and have discovered bigger problem. Need plasterboard refitted and area retiled. Will supply all materials

    Location : Northside Dublin City

    Professional needed : tiler who can fit plasterboard (see pic)

    Please PM me with any recommendations, Thank you.

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  • Registered Users Posts: 18 Kid G

    Username: Kid G

    Works: Remove shower room from kitchen extension, move downstairs wc, install gas heating, upgrade electrical, and renovate main bathroom.

    Location: Dublin north.

    Professionals needed: Builder, gas installer.

    Please PM me with any recommendations, Thank you.