Is MyBuilder trustworthy?

With 94% of the Good Housekeeping Readers who used MyBuilder agreeing they would use the platform again, it is safe to say the MyBuilder received high praise from our panel. The quick and reliable platform was commended by our readers with 90% of our panel agreeing they would recommend the service to a friend.

Which is the best tradesman website?

7 great tradesman apps & websites to try now

  • Checkatrade. What is it? Checkatrade is one of the most popular tradesman websites – both for tradespeople and customers.
  • Square. What is it?
  • Rated People. What is it?
  • Makita. What is it?
  • MyBuilder. What is it?
  • Fixington. What is it?
  • Powered Now. What is it?

How does MyBuilder make money?

Both MyBuilder and Rated People make money by charging a small fee to find work. It’s free to search for work with both services but you need to pay to apply for the job. With MyBuilder a potential client will shortlist all the people they feel can do the best job.

Can you remove feedback on MyBuilder?

Feedback can be removed at any time and can be changed once, but only if posted less than a year ago.

Who owns builder? was founded and is still majority-owned by Ryan Notz, an American stonemason who lives in London. It was launched this year as but last week changed its name to

Which is better Checkatrade or TrustATrader?

TrustATrader is a site that was set up to compete directly with Checkatrade. While they have less advertising, they have a better reputation with Trustpilot. So you might get fewer leads, but the leads you get should be more solid. Like, Checkatrade you pay a subscription to set up an advert page.

How do you know if a builder is reputable?

How do you know if a builder is reliable? A great sign of a reliable builder is that they are more than happy to show you examples of their previous work and can provide testimonials from previous customers. Ask to visit their completed work and speak to their clients. If they refuse, then you have to wonder why.

Which is better trust a trader or Checkatrade?

Who owns MyBuilder?

Home Advisor Limited
MyBuilder/Parent organizations

Is it OK to pay builders in cash?

Although there are no legal consequences for paying builder in cash as it’s a perfectly legitimate transaction, with no proof of the services or their cost, any poor workmanship (or if the business goes bust mid-job) means your options become severely limited.

How do I remove MyBuilder interest?

You express interest in leads by sending the job poster an introduction message. It’s free to express interest. The job poster can then either decline your interest or add you to their shortlist.

How do I complain about a builder?

You can contact us in a few ways:

  1. in writing:
  2. by phone: 020 3871 3315.
  3. by email: [email protected]

How are the customer reviews on

MyBuilder has a consumer rating of 3.85 stars from 439 reviews indicating that most customers are generally satisfied with their purchases. Consumers satisfied with MyBuilder most frequently mention great job, trades people and several times. MyBuilder ranks 3rd among Contractors sites. Positive reviews (last 12 months): 81.7%

Is the MyBuilder service a good service?

MyBuilder is a good service I found a handyman who was reasonably priced, reliable and multi-skilled through MyBuilder and I would use them again to find a trafesperson Useful

What do you need to know about MyBuilder for tradesmen?

Hold tradesmen accountable for their work and add to their reputation with your own feedback. MyBuilder is fanatical about feedback. We work hard to ensure all feedback is genuine, giving you confidence and peace of mind to make the right hire.

Can you still get a quote from MyBuilder?

You can also get customers shortlisting you 3 months down the line when you are full booked and still get charged by MyBuilder for it. Like any other lead company be prepared to gain or loss leads at a cost. You can get some time wasters as well as others inviting all 8+ trades persons to give a quote.