Fair Trades Membership - The UK Home Improvement Trade Association

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Membership Fees: Your membership will include an annual membership fee dependent on the level of cover selected. Insurance Backed Guarantees are charged separately.

Benefits of Joining The FairTrades Building and Glazing Association

Established in 1983, FairTrades is one of the largest multi trade associations in the UK.

Here are just a few of the benefits your business could enjoy with us:

affordable glazing association membership Affordability - membership to the association start from less than £2.30 per day

glaziers self certification scheme Glazing Competent Persons Scheme - FairTrades/HomePro, one of the UK’s largest providers of vetted tradesmen in the Glazing and Home Improvement Sector works closely with FENSA, CERTASS and BM TRADA, to provide its glazing members with the ability to self certify installations, via their Competent Persons Schemes.

glazing association The Trusted Association Members - The FairTrades Charter, our 'code of practice' is not only used in publicity, infomercial's and our web site, but we also promote these standards of conduct directly to the public during trade shows. This helps instil confidence when our members are chosen, which means our members win more business.

glazing association promoting our members Powerful Directory Listings - Members appear on our large, pre-vetted Find a Tradesman Directory as well as the *TrustMark Business Directory accessible 24 hours a day online. (TrustMark membership required)

glazing association offers insurance backed guarantees Award Winning Insurance Backed Guarantees – We provide the HomePro award-winning IBG packages to all members who qualify. Our Insurance Backed Guarantee packages can be tailored to suit your business and your budget. We cover a wide range of trades and supply you with leaflets to give to customers explaining the benefits of an IBG. Including an insurance backed guarantee within your quotation gives you extra credibility and gives your customer peace of mind that their contract is protected.

glazing association Marketing Support – From the association logos, membership cards, certificates and introductory letters, discounted estimating software to a free website, we work hard to get your business noticed.

glazing association Trustmark – Through your association membership we provide you with the opportunity to register with the Government endorsed TrustMark scheme. Providing you pass the vetting procedure, you can then display the Trustmark logo.

glazing association benefit Free Conciliation Service – If your company faces any issues then our in-house legal experts are available to discuss things with you at no cost.

glazing association benefit Excellent Corporate Advertising Rates – FairTrade members get discounted rates for an entry into a display box advert under the FairTrades banner in Yellow Pages for lineage rates, and up to 20% discount in the Thompson Local Directory

glazing association personal business manager A Business Manager – to deal with any queries and support you in the advancement of your business.

You’ve worked hard to establish your business and you deserve it to succeed. Joining a trade association is the next logical step, so why not Join FairTrades today?

To date, we have insured £5,451,952,342 worth of UK home
improvements, thats 1,497,112 jobs!

Our Find A Tradesman directory has helped produce
648,319 consumer reviews and ratings!


Fair Trades is the trading name of Fair Trades Ltd. Fair Trades Ltd is registered in England
Company Number 1813671. Registered Office is Suite 40B, Port of Liverpool Building, Pier Head, Liverpool, L3 1BY
General Enquiries: (+44) 0800 131 0123 - Membership Enquiries: 0800 131 0500 - Fax: (+44) 0800 131 0900