Protect yourself from cowboy builders by verifying their identity and business credentials on 192.com
- Enter a name and surname into our people search boxes, and see if a trader is operating under an alias.
- Download a Company Credit Report on 192.com and find out if the trader has County Court Judgments against them. County Court Judgements are legal notices saying the trader has failed to pay a debt.
- Is the trader a Company Director? 192.com will show how many other companies the trader may be involved in, and find out if the trader operates under more than one business address.
- Download the relevant Company Credit reports to find out if any Companies the trader operates through have failed or are struggling.
Dominic Blackburn, Product Director of 192.com says: “Don’t be fooled by a glossy website or business card, check out a builder out against the public records 192.com and check directly with any trade association, the builder claims to be a part of.”
If you suspect you’ve been a victim of a cowboy builder, report the matter to the relevant legal authorities.
Conduct your 192.com background check here