Established in 1983, FairTrades is one of the largest multi trade associations in the UK.
Here are just a few of the benefits your business could enjoy with us:
- membership to the association start from less than £2.30 per day
Glazing Competent Persons Scheme
- FairTrades/HomePro, one of the UK’s largest providers of vetted tradesmen in the Glazing and Home Improvement Sector works closely with FENSA, CERTASS and BM TRADA, to provide its glazing members with the ability to self certify installations, via their Competent Persons Schemes.
The Trusted Association Members
- The FairTrades Charter, our 'code of practice' is not only used in publicity, infomercial's and our web site, but we also promote these standards of conduct directly to the public during trade shows. This helps instil confidence when our members are chosen, which means our members win more business.
Powerful Directory Listings
- Members appear on our large, pre-vetted Find a Tradesman Directory as well as the *TrustMark Business Directory accessible 24 hours a day online. (TrustMark membership required)
Award Winning Insurance Backed Guarantees
– We provide the HomePro award-winning IBG packages to all members who qualify.
Our Insurance Backed Guarantee packages can be tailored to suit your business and your budget. We cover a wide range of trades and supply
you with leaflets to give to customers explaining the benefits of an IBG. Including an insurance backed guarantee within your quotation gives
you extra credibility and gives your customer peace of mind that their contract is protected.
– From the association logos, membership cards, certificates and introductory letters, discounted estimating software to a free website,
we work hard to get your business noticed.
– Through your association membership we provide you with the opportunity to register with the Government endorsed
TrustMark scheme. Providing you pass the vetting procedure, you can then display the Trustmark logo.
Free Conciliation Service
– If your company faces any issues then our in-house legal experts are available to discuss things with
you at no cost.
Excellent Corporate Advertising Rates
– FairTrade members get discounted rates for an entry into a display box advert under the
FairTrades banner in Yellow Pages for lineage rates, and up to 20% discount in the Thompson Local Directory
A Business Manager
– to deal with any queries and support you in the advancement of your business.
You’ve worked hard to establish your business and you deserve it to succeed. Joining a trade association is the next logical step, so why not