Trusted Trades York


Trusted trades are a compilation of trades people based in and around York who are genuinely recommended by Mumblers.

If you have received excellent service by a tradesman/woman and want to include them in this list then please contact us here with your recommendation, a brief description of their work for you and their contact details.

If you do use one of the trades people listed here make sure you tell them about York Mumbler!

All basic listings here are genuine recommendations and therefore are free of charge, however if you are a tradesperson who is already listed here and would like to upgrade your listing to a premium slot then please see our advertise with us section for pricing details.

The smallish print; I have put this list together as I know from personal experience how much of a nightmare it can be when you need something done, but have no idea who to call and how much is a fair price for the job. I hope it will be a good starting point for you but I would always recommend that you get a couple of quotes and then make your own choice. We at mumbler can’t take any responsibility for people listed here so if you do have any feedback (good or bad) then let me know here and if necessary I’ll remove the listing.

Featured Listing

McHandy Plastering & Decorating

We provide complete painting and plastering service to customers.
With 15years experience in the trade we are highly skilled our services are available to both domestic and commercial customers also subcontract work.
The business is built on high standards of work and excellent customer service.
Over the years we have built up a large portfolio of satisfied customers which have led to many new customers through referral and recommendation.
We offer free quotes and advice.
We may not be the cheapest but the best never are 😉

Gavin is excellent! Professional, skilled, tidy, punctual. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to anyone. Thanks for the excellent job you did for us Gavin.

BN, June 16

Done a few jobs for me, very good, would hire him again, would highly recommend.

SC, June 16

T: 07940 099976

Featured Listing


We are a small, family-run York-based property improvement business specialising in bathrooms and painting & decorating. We can also at certain times consider a wider range of refurbishment projects including tiling, joinery, plastering, plumbing, heating, electrical and kitchens. We are a dedicated, experienced and fully insured team that bring a wide range of skills and trades to you in a joined-up way so that you have one point of contact and dedicated project management throughout. We employ a number of staff and subcontract work to trusted colleagues on a regular basis. Our current focus is domestic work but we can and will take on commercial projects – we pride ourselves on being able to work cleanly and cheerfully in your home with minimal disruption to you, your family and your pets!

Industry-leading customer service is our core strength, integrity is our foundation, and our work speaks for itself. Please get in touch to discuss your project and arrange a visit – we cover York and the surrounding area, offer free advice and will provide you with a fully itemised, detailed and transparent estimate.

“Transfigured are really good”

Mumbler CN, April 18

“Can recommend Transfigured

Mumbler BC, Dec 17

T: 01904 348043



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