Barry's workmanship was to such a high standard it felt like he was working on his own home, he had such attention to detail and sense of pride to his finishes.
The biggest benefit for us was that Barry was so approachable and down to earth. No matter what we wanted or asked for, it was never a problem.
The biggest benefit for me was that Barry didn't over promise and under deliver, he delivered. He got the job done, within budget and on time.
Barry does everything properly - there's no quick fixes.
Barry is good about finding solutions to problems, not turning small problems into bigger ones like some contractors do.
The county council's architect told me that the work was excellent and the materials were top quality. And Barry was on the end of the phone anytime I wanted him.
For the level of detail and beautiful finish that the project involved, Barry's quote was very reasonable.
The decision to chose Barry for the job was based on several factors but in particular, the quality of work he had demonstrated on previous projects.
Barry was very accommodating and willing to work with other people ... and exceptionally helpful.
Barry had this idea to break into the big back bedroom, to fit the shower into, and that makes the bathroom very big.
It was a tight schedule ... Barry did exactly what he said he'd do in the time allotted to him.
The cheaper quote and good references were the two criteria for me. If you know what you're looking for he'll do what you want.