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Contractor Forum | A Building Forum for Professional Contractors

  1. Contractor Talk Forum

    Contractor Talk Forum
    1. Contractor Forum Rules - MUST READ

      You must read and agree to these rules before using the forum. It is important to understand that the forum cannot be used by DIY or any company with a financial interest in being part of the forum.
  2. Contractor Forum Community

    CF Community Forums
    1. Resource Discussion Forum

      Discuss the forum resources in this category.
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      Latest: Small Forum Logo phoneaplumber, 8 Aug 2013
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    2. For Sale / Wanted / Swaps

      If you have something for sale, or you're looking for something specific, or if you'd like to swap something with somebody, then this is the forum you need. Please note the area the item is in, and whether it can be posted or whether a collection is a must. Etc. Be as helpful as possible when posting items, or requesting them. Also, make sure you update the thread when the item has sold, or you have found what you're looking for.
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    3. Contractor Work

      If you're looking for work or need a hand then let the rest of the community know in this forum. Share jobs and experience with others on our community.
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      Latest: Demolition Gangs Mayur Ghedia, 19 Mar 2014
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  3. Business Forums

    Business Advice Forums
    1. Business

      Discuss general business in this forum.
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    2. Computing

      Computing, CAD, Web Sites and SEO is discussed in here.
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    3. Insurance

      Public Liability Insurance, Van Insurance, Employers Liability and other types of Insurance discussed here.
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      Latest: Public liability insurance LUCIALIA, 1 Aug 2013
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    4. Project Management

      Please keep trade specific problems to the trade forums, though actual project management issues should be discussed in this forum.
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    5. Tools and Equipment

      Discussion related to Tools and Equipment for all trades goes in this area.
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    6. Vehicles

      Buying, selling, contract hire and other vehicle and van related topics go in this forum.
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      Latest: Fuel Cards Fuelmate, 5 Feb 2014
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    7. Training Forum

      Training Courses, NVQ's/SVQ's, CSCS Cards and other training related discussion goes in this forum.
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      Latest: Free Training Courses Dan.b, 1 Jul 2013
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    1. Suggestions, Help and Feedback

      If you have feedback or any suggestions for ContractorForum.co.uk then please let us know, or if you would like help with something on the forum then please mention it here.
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    2. Forum Issues

      If you are having any issue related to the forum, please post it here
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    3. CF Updates

      If we've updated or added something to the forum, we'll tell you by posting in here.
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      Latest: Our old forum stats..... Dan, 15 Apr 2013
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  4. Contractor Talk - Trade Forums

    CF Contractor Talk - All Trades Discussed Here
    1. Bathroom Fitters Forum

      A forum to discuss bathroom fitting and chat with other bathroom fitters.
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    2. Builders Forum

      Discuss general building topics in this forum. Please only use this forum if the topic doesn't fit into any of the other contractor forums. The main builders forum.
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    3. Bricklayers Forum

      A forum for bricklayers to talk all things bricklaying. :)
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    4. Carpenters Forum

      Carpentry and joiner is to be discussed in this forum. The forum for all chippys.
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    5. Conservatory Installers Forum

      Conservatory installations and conservatory installers are welcome to use this forum to chat in.
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    6. Conversions Specialists (Loft, Garage, etc)

      Lofts, garages, barns and anything else you can convert should be discussed in this forum.
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      Latest: Typical projects proektp, 10 Jan 2014
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    7. Damp Proofers Forum

      Damp proofing, both interior and exterior should be discussed in this forum category.
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    8. Decking Installers Forum

      Topics related to Decking should go in this forum.
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    9. Demolition Forum

      Demolition; oh yeah! - All topics related to the manly task of demolition something should go in this forum.
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    10. Driveways

      Driveways and all things related to drives should go in this forum.
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    11. Electrical Forum

      Our electrical chat here on contractor forum should be placed in here.
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    12. Extensions

      Anything related to extension should be placed in this forum.
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      Latest: Extensions Pictures Thread Dan, 12 Apr 2013
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    13. Fencing

      Fencing (and gates, and anything related) talk can be found in this forum.
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    14. Fire & Security Forum

      Fire and Security related topics go in this forum category. Please discuss all threads about Fire and Security in this forum.
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      Latest: Fitting Fire Doors Dan.b, 1 Jul 2013
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    15. Flooring Forum

      Floor fitting, including carpet fitting, should be spoken about it this flooring forum.
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    16. Garage and Shed Building

      Garage and shed building is to be discussed in this forum. Note that garage conversions should be discussed in the 'Conversions' forum.
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      Latest: Blocks for shed Jimmyb, 16 Jun 2013
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    17. Gas Fitters Forum

      Gas Safety Register and actual gas fitting and gas plumbing related topics should belong in this forum.
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    18. Groundworks

      Groundwork contractors should discuss their work in this forum.
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    19. Heating and Cooling

      Heating and cooling (including ventalation) talk should go in this contractors forum.
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    20. House Building

      House building chat should go in this forum. Pictures are welcome, we love pictures!
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      Latest: Brick or stone. ElisaMoreno, 18 Mar 2014
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    21. Insulation

      Insulation, including floor, wall and loft, should be discussed in this forum.
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    22. Kitchen Fitters Forum

      A kitchen fitting forum, for those that install kitchens for a living.
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    23. Landscaping and Gardening Forum

      Landscaping and gardening talk goes in this forum.
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    24. Painting and Decorating Forum

      A painting and decorating forum.
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      Latest: wallpaper in bathroom? ElisaMoreno, 17 Mar 2014
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    25. Partitioning

      Partitioning forums for those that would like to gain advice on such a topic.
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    26. Plastering and Rendering Forum

      A forum for plastering and rendering talk.
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    27. Plumbers Forum

      A forum for plumbing contractors to discuss their daily tasks.
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      Latest: Best combi advice the chippie, 25 Aug 2013
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    28. Refurbishment

      Refurbishing something? This is the forum to chat about it.
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    29. Restoration Forum

      All forms of restoration should be discussed in this forum category. The restoration forum.
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      Latest: Restoration Work Pictures Thread Dan, 12 Apr 2013
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    30. Roofing Forum

      General roofing forum for all types of roofing, flat roofing included. The roof forum.
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      Latest: Flat Roof Construction Leatherneck, 2 Nov 2013
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    31. Stonemasons Forum

      A professional sontmasons forum for all those who wish to chat.
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      Latest: Stonemason Work Pictures Thread Dan, 12 Apr 2013
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    32. Tilers Forum

      Tilers forum; hosting discussion for professional tiling contractors. Checkout the tiling forum for all wall and floor tiling related advice and tips. Professional tiling contractors only though please! - tilers forums little sister forum for tiling contractors.
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    33. Window Fitters Forum

      Window fitters, manufacturers and general contractors should gain window advice from this forum.
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      Latest: Roller Cams catching FasterBuilder, 19 Nov 2013
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    34. Window Cleaners Forum

      Window Cleaners Forum for all window cleaning related threads and topics Discuss window cleaning in this forum category.
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      Latest: Window Cleaners Forum daz, 2 May 2013
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  5. External Contractor Forums

    External links to other forums suitable for contractors and tradesmen.