How to find a trusted tradesmen?

Embarking on home improvement projects can be both exciting and daunting. From minor repairs to major renovations, the journey to enhancing your living space often comes with its fair share of challenges. However, with the right resources and guidance, transforming your home into a haven of comfort and style becomes not only achievable but enjoyable. In this blog post, we’ll explore how platforms like TaskRabbit and offer invaluable assistance in navigating the complexities of home improvement. From assembling furniture to plumbing repairs, gardening, painting, and beyond, discover how these services streamline the process, empowering homeowners to bring their visions to life with ease and confidence.

Rated People

Rated People is a business directory of tradesmen who have been rated by the public to help us see if they have done a good job for previous customers. It’s a simple yet very effective idea. To use the service, you need to register, post a description of the job you need doing and then wait for the tradesman to contact you with a quote. Once you receive the quote you can check out the feedback by previous clients before you decide whether you want to use them or not. I have used three tradesmen from this site purely based on their positive online feedback. Let’s hope we can say goodbye to all those cowboy builders and decorators..

Task Rabbit

Introducing TaskRabbit, a service that simplifies your home improvement projects. TaskRabbit offers a diverse range of services, from furniture assembly to plumbing, gardening, DIY, and painting. With TaskRabbit, you can find skilled Taskers to tackle tasks of all sizes, eliminating the stress and hassle often associated with home projects.

Whether you’re facing a challenging furniture assembly task or need help with a plumbing repair, TaskRabbit connects you with experienced professionals who can get the job done efficiently. Their platform allows you to browse available Taskers, read reviews, and select the right person for your specific needs.

TaskRabbit’s mission is to make your life easier by providing reliable assistance for your home improvement endeavours. By outsourcing tasks to TaskRabbit, you can save time and energy, allowing you to focus on other aspects of your life. So why not give TaskRabbit a try and see how they can help you with your next project?


Introducing, your trusted partner for home improvement services. offers a wide array of services, including plumbing, gardening, painting, furniture assembly, and DIY projects. With, finding reputable tradespeople for your home projects has never been easier.

Whether you’re in need of a reliable plumber to fix a leaky faucet or a skilled painter to refresh your walls, connects you with qualified professionals in your area. Their platform allows you to browse profiles, read reviews from previous customers, and make informed decisions about who to hire for your project.

At, customer satisfaction is paramount. Every tradesperson on their platform undergoes a thorough vetting process to ensure they meet the highest standards of quality and professionalism. With, you can trust that your home improvement projects are in safe hands.

Say goodbye to the uncertainty of finding reliable tradespeople and hello to peace of mind with Whether you’re tackling a small DIY task or embarking on a major home renovation, is here to help every step of the way.


Meet Pippa

Pippa Jameson is an author, tv designer and interiors expert. The previous interior editor on several leading UK titles, Pippa has a wealth of knowledge and experience. Throughout her 25-year career, Pippa’s unique and creative approach has won her commissions for large retail brands and celebrities to deliver exciting and engaging projects. 

She’s written the curriculum for the British College of Interior Design, produced and styled shoots for well-known brands including John Lewis, H&M & Team GB/DFS, worked as an International Stylist for leading paint brands in Asia, consulted on the launch and creative direction of major retail names including George Home and Wren, and most recently, published her first book, The Sensory Home. Pippa possesses expertise unmatched in the interior industry.