How it works

New to TrustATrader? Let us show you the ropes.

If you're looking to get a job done properly, you want to find a trader you can trust to do a good job for a fair price. TrustATrader allows you to quickly find a tradesperson in your area who can be trusted to provide a high standard of work.

Become a trusted trader

Looking for a reliable tradesperson?

No problem - just enter the trade you're looking for and your postcode or town/city into the boxes at the top of the page, then click 'Search'.

Looking for a reliable tradesperson?
Which trade is most suitable?

Don't worry about having to enter exactly the right trade name - suggested options will be displayed as soon as you start typing.

Choose your Trader

You can view the company profiles of all trusted traders in your area who suit your job.

Reviews from previous customers are also available to help you to select the ideal tradesperson. Once you've chosen, you can immediately contact the trader by phone, text or email.

Are you an experienced professional tradesperson?

If you're skilled in your trade, take pride in your work and have a selection of previously satisfied customers, you could join TrustATrader.

As a member you will receive a share of the 80,000+ enquiries made every month by visitors to the website. Go to the Join us page to start your TrustATrader membership application.

Making the selection

When a search has been made, the TrustATrader members who specialise in the relevant trade within the chosen region will be listed.

We allow only a limited number of members to be listed for any one trade in each region, providing a better quality selection for the consumer and guaranteeing a fair share of enquiries for each trader.

Making a selection

Discuss the job

The details of the job can then be discussed.

With costs agreed, and if both parties are happy, a date/timescale can be arranged for the work to be completed.

Leave a review and pay your trader

Once your job has been completed, leave a review on TrustATrader to let others know the quality of work done by the trader. You can also pay your trader online.

This encourages a continued high standard and helps others to find tradespeople they can trust.

Does it matter whether I leave a review or not?

You don't have to leave a review, but it only takes a minute and we'd like to think you'd want to reward a job well done to allow others to find traders most deserving of business.

Find out more about paying your trader on TrustATrader.com

Job done

The job is completed as agreed.

Job done

Good results

Reviews left by your satisfied customers boost your rating on TrustATrader, encouraging others to enquire about your services.

As a Trader, you can also sign in at any time to view a range of statistics showing how many have recently viewed your company profile, visited your website etc.

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