FairTrades/HomePro, one of the UK's largest providers of vetted tradesmen across the Home Improvement Sector has joined forces with BM TRADA, to provide its glazing members with the ability to self certify installations, via BM TRADA's Competent Persons Scheme.
The assurance of working with a well established, independent and highly respected certification body, such as BM TRADA, is a key benefit to FairTrades members.
TrustMark is the nationwide Government backed scheme to help consumers find reputable tradesmen to carry out work in the home improvement industry. TrustMark is a sign that reputable tradesmen are carrying out the work for home owners, not rogue traders! Registered companies can now achieve TrustMark approval through membership to the FairTrades Association
Membership of a professional and established Trade Association such as FairTrades can be a great way to enhance your reputation and credibility as well as boosting business opportunities. It is also demonstrates that you take consumer protection seriously and that your business adheres to a strict 'Members Charter' and has been financially vetted. However, there are many other benefits that FairTrades Membership also brings provides its members.
As A Business FairTrades Is Proud To Be Going Green - FairTrades like many of our members and their customers takes renewable energy seriously. By taking action on climate change, reducing carbon emissions by 30.6% and committing to continue reducing this figure year on year, we have been awarded the prestigious Carbon Trust Standard. We also encourage our Members to adopt environmentally business practices as not only will this help look after the planet, it can also save money on the costs of running a business.