MaintenanceBooker is a website brought to you by NCT Heritage Services, part of the National Churches Trust group, and developed in partnership with procurement experts 2buy2.
MaintenanceBooker makes it easy for churches, chapels and historic buildings to book maintenance services through accredited and experienced contractors.
MaintenanceBooker is available throughout England and Wales, following a successful pilot in Yorkshire in 2017. The national roll-out has been generously supported by Ecclesiastical Insurance Group, The Pilgrim Trust, and the Church in Wales.
Services currently available include
- Gutter clearance
- Lightning protection system inspections
- Tree surveys and surgery
- Asbestos maintenance
- High level maintenance
- Masonry and stonework repairs
All MaintenanceBooker contractors have been carefully selected following a rigorous tendering process which has assessed their experience, levels of insurance and Health and Safety standards.
How to register
You can register for free. Just visit the website at www.maintenancebooker.org.uk/register
Do also visit our MaintenanceBooker resources pages, which provide tips and guidance on maintaining your church building.
Is the cost of maintenance a problem?
Cost can be a major barrier to tackling maintenance tasks but the good news is that churches and chapels can apply for a Preventive Maintenance Micro-Grant of up to £500 to help pay for the cost of one of the following services if booked through MaintenanceBooker:
- Rainwater Goods Maintenance
- Lightning Protection System Repairs
- Asbestos Removal
- Masonry Repairs and High Level Maintenance
Grants have been made available by The Pilgrim Trust and the National Churches Trust and full details are available at www.maintenancebooker.org.uk/grants .