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HGSpaces Garden Room and Swim Spa

We were contacted by a recently retired couple in Sunderland who had been looking for a company who could provide a garden building designed to house a swim spa (a retirement gift to themselves). After the initial phone conversations it...

Neighbourly strengthens its presence in the 2020 Elite Franchise Top 100

Neighbourly®, part of the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, celebrates another milestone year in 2019 with five of its UK brands announced in Elite Franchise's Top 100 franchises 2020. For the third consecutive year, Neighbourly's brands have featured...

Drain Doctor celebrates 10 years in East Anglia

Drain Doctor is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month, with plans to build on its growth and success of delivering a world class 24/7 plumbing and drainage service to thousands of domestic and commercial customers across East Anglia. Acquiring the...

Drain Doctor Anglia Recognised For Its Support To The Armed Forces

In recognition of its continued support of military veterans, Drain Doctor Anglia has been presented with the Armed Forces Covenant Silver Award at an exclusive ceremony on 14 November 2019. Rob Simpson, Director of Drain Doctor Anglia, attended the event...

Drain Doctor Welcomes First Solo Female Franchise Owner

Drain Doctor®, the UK's leading full service combined commercial and domestic plumbing and drainage organisation, has welcomed it's first solo female franchise owner, Rachael Parry, with the launch of Drain Doctor Edinburgh. Prior to the launch of her new plumbing...

Advantage to Darlington rugby team with Drain Doctor sponsorship

Darlington based Drain Doctor®, the UK's largest full service combined domestic and commercial plumbing and drainage franchise organisation, has signed a new sponsorship deal with Darlington Rugby Football Club (RFC) for the 2019/20 season. The deal sees Drain Doctor Teeside...

Neighbourly launches new website for UK franchise industry

Neighbourly®, part of the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, has unveiled its new UK website dedicated to providing informative and educational material on the franchising industry. The site also unites all its franchise brands in the...

Drain Doctor® launches new Bristol-focused drainage and plumbing business

With over ten years of experience in drainage and plumbing in the West Country region, Drain Doctor Plumbing is today launching a new business focused on providing a 24/7 service to homeowners and businesses in and around Bristol. Drain Doctor...

Neighbourly Secures 15 Elite National Vendor Partners for its UK Franchisees

Neighbourly®, part of the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, has secured 15 elite national vendor partners to join ProTradeNet® UK (PTN UK), a buying group that connects over 240 franchisees with the best-in-class vendors for their specific...

Drain Doctor celebrates 25 years in the North West

Drain Doctor Plumbing, part of Neighbourly - the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, is celebrating 25 years in business, with plans to build on its success across the North West. Business owner Kevin Preston began his career at...

Neighbourly Promotes Excellence by Raising the Level of Quality and Standards Across its UK Brands

To promote excellence in the UK, Neighbourly®, part of the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, is raising the bar for quality and standards by streamlining its business processes and systems to increase efficiency and consistency across its...

New Mr. Electric franchise starts new journey by switching three decades of corporate life for entrepreneurship

With over three decades of experience in the electrical industry, Grant Bolger has started on a new journey by making the switch from corporate life to a world of entrepreneurship, with the launch of a Mr. Electric® franchise business...

New vendor platform launched in UK for Neighborly franchise brands

Neighborly, formerly Dwyer Group, today launches ProTradeNet® (PTN) in the UK, a buying group that will help its 150 franchisees to connect with the best in class vendors for their specific needs. Led by Steve...

Birmingham electrical business shortlisted for two prestigious business awards

Mr. Electric, a leading UK electrical franchise, has been shortlisted for two categories in the prestigious annual Birmingham Post Business Awards 2018 - the ‘Business Entrepreneur of the Year' and ‘Family Business of the...

Dwyer Group Changes Corporate Name to Neighborly

Dwyer Franchising, LLC (“Dwyer Group”), one of the world's largest parent companies of home service brands, has announced that it is changing its corporate name to Neighborly, effective immediately. The decision follows the rapid success...

Dwyer Group expands Drain Doctor franchise nationally with two new owners

Dwyer Group, one of the world's largest parent companies of home service brands, has expanded its Drain Doctor franchise locations to 53, with two new franchise owners coming on board - Carl Butterfield and...