For this month’s Made in Sussex, Sussex Business Times hears all about the evolution of property repairs and refurbishment business, Wealden Installations and speaks to the company Director, Sam Saunders

Wealden Installations, property and refurbishment company with a headquarters establishment in Diplocks Way, Hailsham, was founded by original Director, John Saunders as a kitchen and bathrooom installation specialist back in 2003. Originally with just John as the Founder and Director, plus one additional labourer, due to work demand, the company has since  developed into a multi-trade service, serving the Sussex and Kent regions with a variety of property renovations and adaptations.

Wealden Installations has seen the addition of nine new, reliable and highly qualified tradesman, all of whom boast a variety of different skills and specialities, and the local business’ areas of expertise have grown along with this at a substantial pace. With all tradesman competent in different areas, the company’s services now include plumbing and heating, groundworks, fencing, kitchen and bathroom refurbishment, disabled adaptations, ceramic tiling, painting and decorating, electrical repair and general building and carpentry.

Since being founded nearly 15 years ago Wealden Installations has seen John’s son, Sam Saunders step up as partnering Director, overseeing the company’s daily responsibilities and ensuring each and every task is completed to the highest of standards. This along with the reliability and punctuality of the company’s tradesman is the cause of an outstanding level of customer satisfaction.

In an industry that is ever-changing, Wealden Installations strives to meet the demands of all of its customers – some of whom are loyal and frequent, along with an increasing stream of new clients acquired through recommendations – and never do they fail to deliver the highest quality of services. “Of course for any business, more work is the end goal, but above that, ensuring each and every customer we provide our services too is as thrilled as possibly can be is the most important factor,” said the company Director, Sam. He continued: “We offer competitive quotes and all of our services are prompt and reliable. We understand the importance – and often, urgency – of such work, which is why we employ only the best and most skilled tradesmen in this area.”

“We send our tradesmen out to many different locations around the two counties, Sussex and Kent, and for us, there is no job too far or too small. Witnessing such a high level of customer satisfaction makes it all worthwhile. Dedication is key with a trade in such high demand and each and every one of us thrives on this and the work we’ve completed at the end of the day.”

John concluded: “We are extremely proud of the way in which we have developed over the years and push every day to make sure we meet the demands of our clients. We plan to continue expanding our workforce in the near future and will concentrate on maintaining our excellent reputation.”

For more information on Wealden Installations Ltd please call 01323 325553 or visit