Building & Renovation

Artisan Central

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Covering: All regions of France

Online directory of pre-checked artisans working in France.

Email: [email protected]

Artisan Central was created to fill the need for an online directory of skilled and pre-checked artisans working in France – a unique combination which homeowners have been waiting for.
Est. 2017 Artisan Central promotes, supports and informs artisans or tradespeople and focuses on helping to create trustworthy relationships between consumers and the tradespeople they hire.

If you are a homeowner in France and you are looking for pre-checked trades to help you with home improvements, construction work or services from the planning and architectural stages to property management and landscaping and tree surgery, then consult our website at the address below.
Artisan Central are also currently looking for new members in all areas of France to join their unique network - Visit our website to find out more.

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JM Toitures

Covering: Charente (16) 

Family operated roofing company in the Poitou-Charentes

St Gourson 16700

Tel: 0033 7 70 37 15 98
Email: [email protected]

My name is Joe Milsom, I run a family operated roofing company in the Poitou-Charentes. I trained here in France as an artisan roofer and carpenter.
JM Toitures cover all aspects of roofing, from guttering, steel sheet roofs, traditional tiled roofs to carpentry services for roofing structures. We also specialise in insurance work and are adept in taking care of the paperwork for our clients.
Taking pride in what we do, all our work is covered by a 10 year décennale insurance.
Whether you require a full roof renovation or need our help with a roofing emergency - JM Toitures can help.

Please get in touch for a free quotation.

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Lion Rouge

Covering: All regions of France 

Windows & doors

Tel: 0033 5 46 70 25 87
Email: [email protected]

Carl and Lindsey Hewson, relocated to France in 2015 and created Lion Rouge - specialist supplier and installer of PVCu windows, doors and conservatories. Lion Rouge was a natural progression following ten years in the UK running their own conservatory roof business and producing over 3,000 conservatory roofs during that time.

Lion Rouge was established in 2015 and has built up a first-rate reputation based on hard work, quality products, excellent customer service and attention to detail. Lion Rouge supplies high-quality products and a window specifically designed for the French market; enabling homes to retain their character, while providing all the benefits of modern insulation. Lion Rouge's work is covered by Assurance Décennale alongside their own 10 year warranty.

Maison Bretagne

Covering: Calvados (14)  Manche (50)  Orne (61)  Côtes-d'Armor

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(22)  Finistère (29)  Ille-et-Vilaine (35)  Morbihan (56)  Eure (27)  Seine-Maritime (76)

Renovations/Carpenter/Joiner-RGE Certified

Tel: 0033 2 99 48 07 28
Mob: 0033 6 14 64 32 52

Email: [email protected]

Maison Bretagne is a family team of renovation experts based in Brittany led by Jon Tuson. Jon is an accomplished joiner and carpenter who ran his own building business in the UK for 16 years before relocating. Since 2009, Jon has undertaken work across France including renovation of a town house, conversion of a manoir, and refurbishment of a Paris flat.

Jon makes it his mission to respect a building’s origins, enhance or maintain the character within, and provide a full renovation service for clients with older properties.

Jon is registered and insured to carry out carpentry, joinery and masonry work and can call on his trusted team of French-registered artisans including electricians, plumbers and architects.

References, proof of insurance and free quotations are available.

Paul Wilkins

Covering: Deux-Sèvres (79)

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Tel: 0033 9 80 67 66 40
Mob: 0033 6 04 00 21 37
Email: [email protected]

My name is Paul Wilkins of Paul Wilkins Électricien and I am a qualified and registered electrician. Originally an alarm engineer, I qualified in the UK in 2010 and worked throughout the south east on domestic and commercial premises.

Having moved to France, I registered as an artisan electrician with the Chambre de Métiers in 2012 and my qualifications and experience are fully recognised in France. My ‘artisan’ status means I can provide customers with a wide range of services from new sockets through to full rewires and renovations and my work is guaranteed by Assurance Décennale.

Safety is the bedrock of my business and customers need to feel that from the minute they call, through to completion of the work, trust, safety and professionalism are delivered.

Petites Renovations

Covering: Côtes-d'Armor (22)  Finistère (29)  Ille-et-Vilaine (35)  Morbihan (56)


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Tel: 0033 7 66 79 80 43
Email: [email protected]

Hello, My name is Dave Winch, and I run a company called Petites Renovations based in Meneac 56490

My Wife and I have lived in Brittany for nearly ten years now.
Petites Renovations is a friendly company that provides all aspects of help in achieving your French dream home; from either total renovations, to extensions, new builds, loft and barn conversions, maintenance and much more besides.

If you are currently considering a project in France then please feel free to contact us and we can help you achieve your dream home, within the budget set.

We are also happy to advise clients on the construction and finishes with our years of building knowledge in the industry.

Provence PA

Covering: Gard (30)  Bouches-du-Rhône (13)  Vaucluse(84) 

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Project Management and Coordination

181, chemin de la Garrigue 84580 Oppède 

Tel: +33 (0) 681 041 444
Email: [email protected]

Our missions at Provence PA : We are establishing a unique relationship with each of our clients, focusing of their needs and desire.

We are here to help with
• Project Management
Collect and provide all documents related to the plot and building requirements Contact and
meetng with competent authorites and administratons (mairie, DDT) Report and follow up of
Research and identying architect/builders as well as all contractors Establishing quotes- translaton
organizing meetngs with clients and follow up
Facilites : identying needs contact with local authorites – regulatons and spec establishing quotes
coordinaton of works
Admin and paper works tax authorites
insurance fnancial advice, link with tax advisors and accountants
• Property management
select and organise maintenance team (housekeeper, gardener, pool )
defne workschedule
admin (Cesu ..)
ongoing supervision on property – on site visits during inactvity period
• Rentals management
recruit mand manage maintenance team
source/manage technical maintenance
Optonnal :
management of enquiries
arrival/departures- meet and greet
concierge services
advertze on appropriate websites

At your disposal, a network of reliable and supportive professionals carefully selected to anticipate your needs and meet your requirements at any time.

We are constantly seeking new contractors with a genuine « savoir faire » that works with respect with environmental and technical standards.

Strictly Roofing

Covering: Haute-Vienne (87)  Vendée (85)  Charente (16)  Charente-Maritime (17)  Deux-Sèvres (79)  Vienne (86)

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Tel: 0033 5 49 07 67 04
Mob: 0033 6 32 19 50 53
Email: [email protected]

My name is Malcolm Cooke and operate a family-run roofing business in department 79. I trained as a master roofer in the UK 40 years ago and have worked on roofs in Germany, UK, USA and France. I have extensive experience with English Heritage buildings, churches and the finest homes.

As our tagline suggests, our small, professional team specialises in roofing and roofing only – it is what we do best and there is nothing we don’t know about the subject. Whether you require a full roof renovation or need our help in a roofing emergency - we can help. We undertake pre-purchase inspections, to avoid any nasty and expensive surprises in the future and our work is covered by Décennale Assurance.

Strictly Roofing represents professionalism, craftmanship and experience.




Windows, doors, glass structures, shutters, fly screens supply and installation from an all British team over 20 years trade experience in the UK and France affordable quality products.~

71-75 Shelton Street
Covent Garden
United Kingdom

Siret: UPVCmaster

Tel: +44 7769408477
Tel: +33 754556086

Email: [email protected]


The areas in France we cover-
Poitou - Charentes
centre Val de Loire
pays de la Loire
midi - pyrenes