Accreditations, Associations, Memberships and Trade Bodies
GDS Property Services is proud to list this directory of accreditations, associations, memberships and trade bodies. Read and have your say at Check-A-Trade.
Green Deal Approved Installer
Reg. No. STRI10008
Gas-fired condensing boilers,
Flue-gas recover devices,
Heating system insulation
Energy efficient glazing and doors
Visit site. View the Stroma GDAO Certificate
Green Deal Approved Installer
The British Board of Agrément (BBA) is the UK’s major authority offering approval and inspection services to manufacturers and installers. Visit site.
BPEC is the leading provider of training and certification for the Building Services Engineering sector. It covers industries such as gas, oil, plumbing, electro-technical and heating. Visit site.
Contractors must meet the buyer’s health and safety standards. CHAS assesses suppliers’ health and safety competence. Visit site.
Constructionline is the UK’s largest register of local and national pre-qualified construction and construction-related services. It offers commercial gains to the construction industry as a whole by supplying public and private sector procurers with a single national pre-qualification scheme, improving efficiency and streamlining procedures for all. Visit site.
FairTrades members go through a rigorous vetting procedure to ensure that the public know they are hiring a professional home improvement specialist. Visit site.
Gas Safe Register
Gas Safe Register is the official list of gas engineers who are registered to work safely and legally on gas appliances in United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Guernsey. Visit site and enter Captcha letters to view our listing.
HomePro represents the highest standards in home improvements. Trade professionals that have committed to uphold their values at all times are highlighted on the HomePro directory service. Visit site.
MCS is a mark of quality and demonstrates compliance to industry standards that companies strive to meet. It highlights to consumers that companies are able to consistently install or manufacture to the highest quality every time. Visit site.
NAPIT’s is one of the fastest growing Government Approved register holders for Part P Registered Domestic Electrical Installers (both full and defined scope). Visit site.
Oil & Renewable Heating Technologies (OFTEC)
OFTEC plays a leading role in raising standards within the heating industries of the UK
and Republic of Ireland. OFTEC’s aim is to promote the highest professional standards across the industry and provide efficient service and support
for its customers. Visit site.
Renewable Energy Assurance Limited
The aim of the RECC Consumer Code is to ensure that consumers wishing to install a small-scale heat or power generation unit for their homes have the necessary confidence and service standards so that they can make an informed choice. Visit site.
Renewable Energy Association
The REA was established in 2001, as a not-for-profit trade association, to represent British renewable energy producers and promote the use of renewable energy in the UK. Visit site.
Trustmark – Government Endorsed Standards
TrustMark tradesmen have been independently checked through regular on-site inspections. They have signed up to a code of practice that includes insurance, good health and safety practices and customer care. Visit site.
SWIGA – Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency
The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency provides technical guidance and an independent Guarantee for External and Internal Solid Wall Insulation systems fitted by approved installers in the UK. Visit site.
Checkatrade recommends, vets and monitors trades and service providers. Click on the image below to view what our customers say about GDS Property Services. Visit site.
The Green Deal &
ECO Guarantee Company
The Green Deal & ECO Guarantee Company (GDGC) is a specialist insurance provider. Its insurance policies conform with the latest legislation. The insurer is Enterprise Insurance Plc. Insurance policies for all 45 measures installed under GD are available. Visit site.
Registered businesses meet the requirements of the Department of Communities and Local Government license terms to self-certify installations under regulations 4 & 7 of the Building Regulations. An on-site has taken place and the contractor may advertise and market its services as a competent person scheme installer. Visit site.