Types of jobs we do

This list is not exhaustive, but serves to illustrate some of repairs and tasks that we can undertake:

• Testing smoke detectors and replacing batteries
• Setting up electrical equipment and re-setting of clocks
• Setting thermostats or timers
• Replacing doorbell batteries and light bulbs
• Fixing down hazardous carpets, rugs, trailing electrical leads etc.
• Fitting grab rails, towel rails, coat hooks and shelves etc. to walls
• Assembling flat-packed furniture
• Putting up curtains, tracks, blinds (but not curved corded types)
• Fitting shower rails and curtains
• Tightening doorknobs, locks, adjusting hinges and changing basic door locks
• Fitting door chains, spy holes, locks and security bolts to timber doors
• Power washing pathways and leaf clearance
• Removal of small household items and green waste
• Moving light furniture between rooms
• Putting up/taking down Christmas decorations
• Draft proofing doors and windows
• Turning mattress

We are not able to undertake electrical or plumbing works; instead CIB will signpost clients to Trading Standards who hold a list of approved, qualified tradespeople.

Contact Samantha Hardy on 01844 348831 or samantha@communityimpactbucks.org.uk for more information or see our pages on information for Clients and Volunteers