Why home improvement deposit protection is more important than you think

home improvement deposit protection

Offering home improvement deposit protection is more important than you might think. Last month, The CPA conducted a survey of consumers across the UK to gauge their opinions about everything from VAT on home improvements to Insurance Backed Guarantees. One of the most interesting trends to be uncovered by the survey is that 86% of consumers expect a deposit to … Continue reading

Tradesmen: Home Improvement Deposits FAQs

Contractor up a ladder repairing a roof showing uPVC cladding and blue sky

Should you take a deposit up front? And if so, how much? Trust is a two-way street. We’ve all read the stories in the newspaper and seen the programmes on TV about cowboy builders. Less publicised is the rising trend of consumers simply not paying for their home improvements. Consumers might be reluctant to pay money up front, but given … Continue reading