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History

We are a well established, reliable and professional family business that has been trading since the seventies. We undertake refurbishment & restoration works for a variety of private and commercial clientele. Swainlands Construction is the umbrella name for Tom Swainland & Sons Ltd (Building contractor/principle contracting firm, working for a wide range of clientele).

The founder, Tom Swainland senior, worked his way up through the construction ranks from a bricklayer in the 1960’s to the Chairman of the company, running multiple new build projects of housing estates in the 1980’s, 1990’s and post millennium. 

Tom Swainland & Sons Ltd began life as a general building contractor in general residential construction and refurbishment contracting for several decades.  Circa 1990 the company established a name in the insurance reinstatement sector specialising in running major and complex loss insurance reinstatement contracts.  As such Tom Swainland & Sons Ltd is held in very high regard with many loss adjusters, engineers and surveyors in the region.

In the late 1990’s Tom Swainland & Sons Ltd also began working for local authorities and housing associations completing several major and minor projects for the authorities annually, working in schools, children’s centres, medical centres and other public buildings.

In the early 2000’s Tom Swainland & Sons Ltd successfully began tendering for property management companies and their contract administrators, completing cyclical Section 20 works to some of the capitals most prestigious properties in Chelsea and Westminster.

Today everything has been pulled together and is in the hands of Tom Senior’s son, Chris Swainland.  With one team and one office everyone is working together under the name of Swainlands Construction.  An established commercial & private client base, regular tender opportunities Swainlands Construction is going from strength to strength.