Category Archives: News

Featured Building Projects completed in 2017

It has been a busy twelve months here at Obriens with our Building Services division completing an impressive array of jobs throughout the year.

Highlights from the work completed to-date, include a number of Grade 1 & 2 Listed complete refurbishments including:
  • Grade 2 Listed Pub in Chideock (£450k project)
  • Grade 2 Listed House in Catherston Leweston (£115k)
  • Grade 1 Listed Musuem...
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We are now FMB Accredited

We are pleased to say we have just been awarded accreditation from the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) - the UK’s largest construction trade association.

This is a significant step in the growth of our business and is a crucial part as we broaden our service offering into all areas of Building & Maintenance. Contact...
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O’briens Emergency Contact Details

O'briens Callouts

Out-of-hours Emergency Contact Details

If an emergency call out is required, a call out charge of £90.00 plus VAT will apply. This charge is for the first hour. Time is charged from start of travel to site and also will need to include collecting materials from yard or merchants where required. Any...
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Round-up of UK Shows & Events 2017

Buildings & Maintenance Show

1st–2nd February 2017 - Manchester Central, Manchester "This event showcases products like Built environment, environmental, social and economic, energy infrastructure, procurement, engineering, legal and finance, mobile technology and much more etc. in the Building Construction, Manufacturing, Fabrication, Repair & Maintenance, Repair, Maintenance & Cleaning industries." View website for more information


7th–9th March, 2017 - ExCel,...
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How do I choose a roofing contractor?

One of the best places to start looking is in the NFRC (National Federation of Building Contractors) Directory which lists proven property professionals from all over the UK. Always make sure the roofing contractor you hire is registered.

Weeding out the cowboys, or how to spot a dishonest contractor;

It is every homeowner’s nightmare. Hiring a contractor...
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Lead Sheet Association – Excellent

O’Brien Roofing & Leadworks Ltd was vetted by The Lead Sheet Association on all leadworks and graded ‘Excellent’. After this vetting, 2 additional leadworkers were employed to add to our heritage approved leadwork team in order to meet demand and continue the high standards of workmanship....
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2012 Safety in Roofing Awards

O’Brien Roofing & Leadworks Ltd has been awarded gold in the 2012 Safety in Roofing Awards for its high health and safety standards.   Competing against national organisations this was another great success for the Bridport based...
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