FAQs

General 

How much does it cost?

All quotations are based on our customers individual requirements.  If you would like a free, no obligation quote please contact us by phone, fax or email and our Estimating Team will be more than happy to help you.

How far are you willing to travel?

Generally we operate within a 150 miles radius of our base near Bristol however we are more than happy to consider all customer requests which are reviewed on an individual basis and will travel further for specific requirements.

What qualifications do your Operatives hold?

As a minimum all our fully trained operatives have achieved NVQ Level 2 in Pavement Markings, CITB Construction Skills Health, Safety and Environment and hold valid CSCS cards.  All new operatives to the company will be trained and assessed to the same standards.

We also have specialised staff CITB Supervisor Site Safety Training Scheme accredited.  All our Foremen have a minimum of 10 years practical experience.

Do you issue Method Statements and Risk Assessments?

Yes, Method Statements and Risk Assessments are available for all contracts, please let us know if you require a copy which can be faxed, emailed or posted to you.

 What associations are you affiliated to?

We are accredited members of the following associations:

  • Constructionline
  • Road Safety Markings Association
  • Safe Contractor
  • SAPCA (Sport and Play Construction Association)
  • Worksafe Contractor

What level of Public and Employers Liability Insurance do you hold?

£5 million Public and Product Liability Insurance and £10 million Employers Liability Insurance.  If you require a copy of our certificate of insurance please contact us by phone or email.

What is your Companies House Registration Number? 3170894

What is your VAT Registration Number? 140 0370 28

Who do I contact for advice?

Sean Beare and Jon Williams can assist with any queries relating to Estimating or ongoing/completed contracts.

Julie Beare is our Office Manager and can help you with account queries or if you require copies of our insurance certification.

Car Parks

How many parking spaces can I fit in my car park?

The standard size for a parking space is 2.4m x 4.8m.  Road widths in car parks should be 6 metres between bays.  These sizes can be reduced although this is not advised.  We can measure your parking area and assist you in the design of your parking layout at no extra charge.

How many disabled parking spaces do I require to comply with the DDA?

The DDA suggests 6% of the total parking area should be designated for Disabled Drivers

What size is a disabled parking space?

The standard size for a disabled parking space is 2.4m x 4.8m with a surrounding hatched area to the right and front 1.2m wide.  The symbol is to be 1.4m high.

Sports Courts

Are there any restrictions on applying colour coatings to sports courts?

Due to the temperature and weather conditions required to apply the materials, work can only be completed March to September and within 3 weeks on newly laid surfaces.

Can you apply markings to artificial grass surfaces?

Yes we can, our Contract Manager Jon Williams will be happy to assist with any questions you may have in this respect. 

How can we keep our new court looking good?

We recommend an annual pressure wash with a mild detergent.  If you have moss on the court this should be treated regularly with a suitable moss killer.

How soon after the court has been marked can we use it?

For a full colour coating we recommend one week.  For demarcation lines only, 4 hours.