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Balance & Company (Essex) Limited


165 Reviews

Opening Hours
Today - 07:00–20:00
  • Monday 07:00–20:00
  • Tuesday 07:00–20:00
  • Wednesday 07:00–20:00
  • Thursday 07:00–20:00
  • Friday 07:00–20:00
  • Saturday 08:00–14:00
  • Sunday - Closed

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We are an established business of well over 25 years ,in this time have a built up very large customer client base of many satisfied customers ,some working for parents and then their children.
All staff are friendly,passionate about there work.
We will provide a no obligation detailed quotation of customers requirements.
When any job large or small is taken on customers will be kept up to date with progress stages and advised accordingly,the job is completed and always the workplace left clean.
Once we have done the works we will register with relevant governing bodies ie say if you have windows fitted then FENSA certificate will be issued and all guarantees will be in place,peace of mind is what we offer everyone who uses our services.
Once we have completed a job,then if, or whenever a problem arises you can call us and we guarantee to respond immediately and arrange a visit to put right if faulty without hesitation,once a client of ours you become an important part of our many satisfied customers.

What we do

  • Builders

    • Extensions
    • Loft conversions
    • Garage conversions
    • Conservatories
    • Log cabins and homes
    • Guttering repair services
    • Building services
  • Kitchen fitters

    • Kitchen installation
    • Kitchen design
    • Kitchen refurbishment
    • Granite Worktops
  • Bathroom fitters

    • Bathroom design services
    • Bathroom refurbishment
    • Accessible bathrooms and showers
    • Bathroom suppliers
  • Electricians

    • Electrical testing services
    • Electrical installations
  • Plastering

    • Coving
    • Flat ceilings
    • Rendering
    • Skimming
    • Lime plastering
    • Screeding and dry lining
  • Double glazing

    • Double glazing installation
    • Double glazing suppliers
  • Building construction contractors

  • More Services

    • monocouche
    • roofing
    • chimney

Customer reviews

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Internal doors
Customer Service
Excellent job providing professional advice to select and procure three new internal hardwood doors and fittings and then replace and dispose of three existing doors in a timely manner. On completion, Garry and his team left everything clean and tidy and I think were as pleased as us with the finished result.
Customer in Essex Posted on 07/04/2022 , work completed 05/04/2022
Very Helpful
Customer Service
Replacing problematic guttering. We have a conservatory, so they had to erect complicated scaffolding over this. They turned up when they said they were going to, work was carried out to a fantastic standard. They even did some extra work that wasn't initially agreed. Really felt they went above and beyond on our job
Which? Trusted Traders Consumer Posted on 24/03/2022 , work completed 21/03/2022
Good customer service
Customer Service
I was happy with the quality of work. They didn't try to raise the price at all, they just agreed on a reasonable price. The customer service was great. They were happy to communicate with my daughters in case I forgot anything or If I had a worry. I would recommend them.
Which? Trusted Traders Consumer Posted on 24/03/2022 , work completed 14/03/2022
Two skylight windows installed
Customer Service
Very pleased- it was an excellent service, Very clean very polite.
Hazel in Langdon Hills Posted on 03/03/2022 , work completed (undated)
Remodeled & fitted kitchen
Customer Service
After two months of knocking down walls & putting in doors, he did several remodeling jobs for me and catered to my demands every step of the way. Gary, Trev and the rest the team were very helpful and professional.
Customer in Southend-on-Sea Posted on 16/02/2022 , work completed 11/02/2022
Highly Recommended
Customer Service
Gary and his team installed new quartz worktops to our existing kitchen, plus new sinks and jobs. Also fitted new back door. All the work was carried out to a high standard, the site was kept clean and tidy and everyone involved was polite and helpful. Delighted with the work carried out and it was reasonably priced too.
Customer in Essex Posted on 13/02/2022 , work completed 13/02/2022
Kitchen and electrical work.
Customer Service
I wanted some kitchen cupboards replaced, electrical work and oven and dishwasher installed. It was all done to complete satisfaction and the contractors were polite and left everything clean. It was done within the quote supplied. I would recommend them.
Julie in Essex Posted on 07/02/2022 , work completed 04/02/2022
Excellent service
Customer Service
From start to finish they were extremely helpful and they did a superb job.
Which? Trusted Traders Consumer Posted on 13/01/2022 , work completed 06/01/2022
Installing downstairs toilet
Customer Service
All the work to install my downstairs toilet was carried out by polite, professional tradespeople who arrived when expected and left everything clean and tidy. Gary was contactable at any time and nothing was any trouble. I would recommend using Balance & Co.
Customer in Essex Posted on 12/01/2022 , work completed 07/01/2022
Ceiling repaired skimmed and painted
Customer Service
Balance and co provided excellent service and customer care. The ceiling was repaired to a very high standard and within the agreed time and cost. I am completely satisfied with the result.
Customer in Essex Posted on 09/12/2021 , work completed 26/11/2021