About Us


Ian Murr (MD) is the man behind Skillfix. After finishing his apprenticeship in carpentry and joinery Ian began his working life as a contractor for the regional council where he was living in Kent. It wasn’t long before Ian set up on his own providing his services for private work as well as being sub contracted to larger organisations.

For the last nine years Skillfix has been providing building services for the Co Operative Group in the South West. The Skillfix remit is to provide maintenance and re-fits predominantly in the food retail stores. Skillfix have worked on nearly 200 stores in this time and is now a nominated supplier to the Co Operative Group.

In addition, Skillfix have provided residential building services to the public in the South West. From painting and decorating to new builds, Skillfix have the skill base to provide a first class service at the right price.

Ian Murr
The Murr family
Skillfix runs in the family

Skillfix is a family run business. Ian’s wife Lisa is actively involved in all administration aspects of the business and daughter Kerrie is part of the accounts team. Youngest daughter Chloe gets involved however and whenever she can and is looking forward to a more involved status when she gets older. To the Murr family, Skillfix is more than a business, it is a way of life!

Area of Work

Skillfix are based in Taunton and cover the entire South of England.

South West England
The Murr family

Site Safety

Dave Buckingham is the Skillfix Site Safety Officer. Dave was issued his certificate in December last year by Construction Skills. The Construction Skills Health & Safety test sets the standard for the industry. Taken by over 500,000 people every year, it ensures that everyone working in construction has the required level of health and safety awareness.

The Skillfix Philosophy

Whoever you are and whatever your plans you can be assured Skillfix will complete the task with their steadfast determination to achieve customer satisfaction. Their friendly and helpful staff are waiting to take your call and begin the process of providing you with a service beyond expectation.

Read what Skillfix customers have to say.

The Skillfix team are carefully selected for their commitment to craftsmanship. Skillfix prides itself in being able to offer a first class service with friendly and helpful staff whose aim is always to complete projects on time, within budget and to the complete satisfaction of the customer.

Skillfix have a proven track record of providing high quality building services for both corporate and private clients.

Not only do Skillfix have the necessary technical skills to apply our specialist products but they respond quickly to enquiries, price reasonably and are very professional...

Phil Grierson - Maker Coating Systems Ltd

Contact Us

Email: sales@skillfixconstruction.co.uk
Tel: 01823 617334