We’ve been delighted to see our Which? Trusted Traders helping their communities and the NHS during the pandemic. Here’s what they’ve been up to.
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As the coronavirus pandemic continues, I’d like to provide an update to all our Which? Trusted Traders, as well as the general public.
In the wake of storms Ciara and Dennis, rogue cold callers have sensed an opportunity. Our guest, Hertfordshire Trading Standards, tells us what to watch out for.
Ever had a company not carry out the service you paid for? Here’s how we helped a member when she had no choice but to take a company to court.
Winning Which? Trusted Trader of the Year is no easy feat. Our guest, this year’s winner, explains just what it means to take home the award.
Hiring a ‘cowboy’ builder is, unfortunately, an experience common to many… but what if you hired unqualified architect?
This week is Gas Safety week, an annual campaign driven by the Gas Safe board to highlight the importance of gas safety to the nation. Is your home up to standard?
We’ve all heard stories of unscrupulous traders knocking on old people’s doors and claiming that their roof needs repairing, then making off with hundreds of pounds without having done any work.
Plenty of us have had the experience of wasted hours being stuck waiting for someone who never shows up. Do you have concerns when getting a trader in for a job?
Whether it’s an emergency or a planned home improvement, you’ll want to hire someone trustworthy. But if you’re up against the clock or starting from scratch, who do you turn to?
(more about trading standards…)
The impact can range from an unsightly inconvenience to a health hazard. But can you get rid of damp problems by yourself?
We’ve heard from homeowners who’ve sold products during a boiler service. Would you be happy to hear their recommendations – or are they just taking advantage of the situation?
Would you check if a tree surgeon was properly insured and qualified before letting them loose in your garden?
The experts who helped assess how well engineers serviced a faulty boiler were shocked to see most failing to meet legal requirements. One expert, who wishes to remain anonymous, shares his thoughts.