Trade Directory

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Please note: recommends are given in good faith but can not guarantee future excellence.

Consumer law requires that any trader should sell goods which are of satisfactory quality and are correctly described. They should also carry out work with reasonable care and skill. If they do not, individual customers are entitled to seek financial redress.

So far we have recommends for:

Appliance Repairs * Carpet Fitters * Chimney Sweeps * Cleaners * Electrical Services * Gardeners * Gas/ Heating * Graphic Design* Joinery * Loft Conversions * Metal Recycling* Painters* Plasterers * Plumbers * Removals * Roofers * Windows * Window Shutters

Appliance Repairs

Joe De Carvalho
07824 829010

Lovely bloke. Tries to fix rather than replace. Our dishwasher gets used a lot, and he’s kept it going for years.

From Stephen P


01332 556 593

 From Cathy T

Carpet Fitting

Chaddesden Furniture & Carpets

A family firm, great value for money and every carpet they’ve done for me has lasted so well

From Diana B

Chimney Sweep

Derby Sweep

07754 857957

From Kerri W


From Keeley R

Electrical Services

Raynor Electrical Services

Ian was recommended by Josie at the Creaky Floorboard

Greens Electrical Services

01332 460430

highly recommended by Jo B

carried out some not straightforward electrical work quickly and efficiently and charged a very fair amount

from Nick W

JH Electrical

07917 469012


Very good service says Sarah H


Russell Fountain
07896866238 Highly recommend him as a gardener

from Ken & Jenny

Gas & Heating Engineers

M Broer Heating

Used by many in Six Streets. Always done a great job for us, whether servicing or fitting new thermostats/radiators.

from Diana

Horizon Plumbers
01332 691105

did our gas boiler

From Sam V

Roberts Gas & Heating
01332 728360 or 07897 701813.

from Cathry
We’ve had excellent work on our boiler carried out by Tom Roberts. Very happy to keep your old boiler going if it makes economic sense and searches hard for spare parts which may not be easily available. Installs new heating systems. Contact him on

Graphic Design

Jane Hives

fanastic eye for making an impact, great to work with

from Diana B

The Apple Yard

If you like this site, they did it! Really lovely people. Also graphic design.

from Diana B



Archtop Joinery

tel:01629 826638

Kitchens made and Doors - also Sash Windows.

Excellent quality. Small firm based near Wirksworth

from Cathy T

D Daniel Joinery



big recommendation-2 kitchens, many doors, bespoke fitted storage and more!

From Laura R

has worked for quite a few people in Six Streets area, a time served carpenter/joiner, majoring in complex and specialized joinery.

Joiners (cont’d)

Craig Fletcher

07889 797530

also works at The Workshop so can contact him

recommend him for fitted units/shelving

from Jen S

Loft Conversion

JW Joinery
Having used many builders/joiners in my time, this team exceeded all expectations!
They specialise In what you’re planning.

From Kellan and also Lucy & Elly

A7 Loft Conversions

Couldn’t fault them to be honest. I was sceptical about builders in general before work commenced, now thoroughly recommend them

from Lesley

Construction Design Consultancy 0115 922 9491.

for our loft conversion and kitchen extension

From Ian M

Structural engineer / surveyor

Andy Hudson. 07596 258286

from Chris D

Metal Recycling

Ashley 07446350985 free scrap metal collection service

from Brian L


Kevin Haslam

07835 734602

Highly recommended

From Bel H


07941 185182
Brilliant and great value for money

From Jenna N


Ryan from PDS

07984 108210

British Sign Language qualified!


07814 434259

a really good plasterer and he is local too.

From Elly S & Dilafruz E


Andrew Sherrat

He came round quickly to check it even though it was just a small job. And fitted it in the next day.  I recommend him – super personable

From Brett L

came out at short notice to deal with plumbing problems, fixed them and charged a v reasonable amount

Nick W

Fitted new shower and sorted out some taps. We will definitely call him again when we need a plumber as he is very personable,an excellent communicator with reasonable prices and tidy! Julia F

Also recommended by Catharine F


Easy Move

They moved us in the middle of the “Beast from the East” from Derby to Devon. True pros and great value for money

From Jenna N

Man with a Van

‘Dan with a Van’ 07568 147339

lovely fellow...

from Dave M


Paul Bottomley Ltd

Did good job of re-roofing our kitchen extension after I saw his van outside a Park Grove house where he had done a major re-tiling.

Also does brick work

From Nick A


Kedleston Windows

created a whole new window in existing frontage, they did a good job with matching against existing window. The brickwork and stonework very neat.

Pete H.

They also did 56 Park Grove – take a look at the wooden sash boarders.

Window Shutters

Made for Shade

Mike Harding 07770311749

has done ours and several others in the area. Excellent work and a lovely family firm.

From Cathy T