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Name of business:
R G Houghton Decorating Plus
Yell.com page on which the listing is the subject of your complaint:
Review that you believe is false or otherwise defamatory:
I engaged R G Houghton to create access to, and storage space within the loft space, including the installation of a loft ladder. The work was completed quickly and quietly by Richard and his team. Richard also built a cupboard around an exposed gas boiler, and again, he worked efficiently with little disturbance.
I have, over a long and colourful life, engaged builders and decorators for a variety of work, and whilst many have been good (although some were bad) R G Houghton beats them all in efficiency, cleanliness of working practise, and excellent quality of the finished work.
I am very happy to be able to recommend someone who does what he claims to be able to do, does it to a high standard, and who does it with the minimum of disturbance.
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