Barratt & Canniford Ltd are an established, medium-sized building contractor based in Taunton, Somerset. Over the past 25 years, we have developed an excellent reputation through high profile building works for our professional and private clientele. Our key services are:
- Residential/Fine Homes
- Domestic Extensions
- Purpose Made Joinery
The company was formed by David Barratt & Simon Canniford in 1986, with trade backgrounds in brickwork and carpentry, and is still owned by them. They both put great emphasis on maintaining strong relationships with customers and cementing these relationships through quality, reliability, openness and integrity.
With their enthusiasm and adherence to quality on contracts, the business soon grew throughout Devon and Somerset, maintaining a working distance of 25 miles from Taunton. Contracts range from small domestic type extensions to large nursing homes and surgeries. Past work has included schools and refurbishment for the local authorities Taunton Deane Borough Council and Somerset County Council. The firm has a 30 strong workforce of directly employed staff keeps going from strength to strength.
The firm, which is a long time member of NHBC and National Federation of Master Builders, offer regular training to all its staff to maintain knowledge on site safety and to improve management skills and relationships.
At our head offices on Cook Way, we have our own joinery department which produces all forms of bespoke joinery both for the company and private clientele. The 3,000 sq ft workshop has an array of modern machinery and team of quality traditional bench joiners.
Building & Home Extensions: We build an array of extensions constructed to be in-keeping with your existing homes, in stone, brick and render. Traditional and Contemporary Designs available. We have all the necessary skills and experience required to handle your project from start to finish. From just one call we will coordinate the whole project and provide all services you need. From concept and design to planning permission and installation we provide a complete service.
Conservatory Building & Installation: A new conservatory will become the focal point of your home life. Our large variety of colours and finishes puts you in control of the appearance of your finished room. Whatever the shape or style of your home, there’s a conservatory just waiting to be designed to match your requirements.
With Barratt & Canniford you can be confident that your conservatory will be installed by a qualified and highly skilled work force in carpentry, brick laying, plastering, tiling, electricals, heating and glazing, who will carry out the work quickly and efficiently with the minimum disturbance and inconvenience.
Barratt & Canniford have successfully completed a vast amount of commercial developments, from office blocks to hotels. We constructed the double award winning Wookey Hole Hotel with 58 bedrooms, as well as the spectacular show stand at Taunton Racecourse.
Other projects include the contemporary motor show rooms at Audi and West Country Motor Homes, as well as design work at Spillars Aga Center .
We own a fully equipped traditional joinery workshop, manufacturing a full range of bespoke joinery in beautiful natural timber.
We offer purpose made Conservatories, Windows, Doors, Stairs, Bars and Reception Counters.
- FMB: Federation of Master Builders membership for 26 years
- NHBC: National House Builders Council membership
- EXOR: Exor Services Ltd – Accreditation For Safety Standards
- CSCS: Construction Skills Certification Scheme Site Supervision Approved