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Tried and Trusted

Welcome to our 'Tried and Trusted' section - this section highlights local businesses that have been trading for 10 years or more.

So you can be confident that the business you search for is established and well known in Jersey or Guernsey.

Tried and Trusted can also be found at the front of the Jersey Phone Book and Business Directory providing you with a deep insight to the business, along with testimonials from previous customers helping you to make an informed decision.

Tried and Trusted

Jewellers / Jewellers-Manufacturing & Repair

Tried and Trusted - 171 years

171

Tel: 01534 7722915

Services: For 170 years Gallichan Jewellers have served Jersey's community, families & holiday makers, our trained, qualified & knowledgeable staff always provide a warm & friendly service. Offering a very wide range of Diamond & Gem jewellery in 9 & 18ct gold, Platinum & Silver. Catering for all budgets. We also supply watches & clocks and a wide range of silver giftware for weddings, christenings, birthdays and many other occasions. Free gift wrapping. Other services include jewellery, watch, clock & silverware repairs, engraving.

Our customers say:: “Always a warm and friendly service where nothing is too much to ask”, “Excellent range of goods with price's to suit my budget”,“Never fails to deliver, very impressive service”

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Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm

16 Royal Square, St.Helier, Jersey, JE2 4WA

ejgallichan@gmail.com

Gallichan

Insurance

Tried and Trusted - 146 years

146

Tel: 01534 734246www.jerseymutual.com

Services: As Jersey's only insurance society, Jersey Mutual operates solely in the Island to offer a service at a most competitive price. With over 146 years of experience behind us our local knowledge and considerable financial strength enables us to provide you with an unrivalled insurance package.

To help with your insurance needs we can offer cover for your buildings and household contents and your personal possessions can all be accommodated and insured for comprehensive risks.

In times of misfortune, our members can rely on a prompt and sympathetic response. We look forward to helping you.

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9am-5pm Monday to Friday

74 Halkett Place, St Helier

info@jerseymutual.com

Jersey Mutual Insurance Society

Funeral Directors

Tried and Trusted - 119 years

119

Tel: 01534 733330

Services:Pitcher & Le Quesne Funeral Directors, specialists in worldwide repatriation and pre-arranged funeral services, have served the community for over 100 years. At a time of bereavement you need care, sensitivity and professionalism and our experienced Funeral Directors offer the highest standards of service to help you every step of the way in arranging the funeral service you want for your loved one.

Our customers say:Pitcher & Le Quesne acted sensitively with a very professional approach enabling us to hold the funeral according to our wishes.They made all the arrangements less stressful for the family.

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24 hours a day 733330

paul.battrick@dignityuk.co.uk

Pitcher & Le Quesne

Energy Provider & Related Services

Tried and Trusted - 92 years

92

Tel: 01534 505460www.jec.co.uk

Services:Jersey Electricity is the leading provider of energy in the Island, serving around 50,000 domestic and commercial customers. We deal in importation, generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, over 95% of which is imported from low carbon sources in France. Providing affordable, secure and sustainable energy is our core objective. We also offer a wide range of related services, including: Central Heating design, installation and maintenance, Renewable Energy systems, Plumbing, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Heat Recovery Ventilation, Energy Management and Environmental Engineering. Our Retail arm offers everything electrical for the home in store and online at powerhouse.je.

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Customer Care is open 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday

Jersey Electricity, The Powerhouse, PO Box 45, Queens Road, St. Helier, Jersey, JE4 8NY

jec@jec.co.uk

Jersey Electricity plc

Oil & Petroleum Distributors

Tried and Trusted - 61 years

61

Tel: 01534 709800www.fsci.co.uk

Services:The Channel Island’s leading supplier of energy, oil and heating services since 1955. A range of fuels for domestic, marine and commercial customers. Energy for the Channel Islands.

Our customers say: "I have been a Fuel Supplies customer for over 30 years. They are committed to providing the highest quality products at extremely competitive prices, whilst delivering the finest service."

"I was so impressed by the service of staff, from the customer service team to the delivery drivers, they are a credit to your organisation"

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8.00 - 17.00 Monday - Thursday, 8.00 - 16.00 Friday

La Collette, St Helier JE1 0FS

enquiries@fsci.co.uk

Fuel Supplies (C.I.) Ltd

Blinds & Awnings

Tried and Trusted - 54 years

54

Tel: 01534 484141www.channelblinds.com

Services:Window Decor can make the biggest statement about surroundings you choose to live in. Whatever type of decor you opt for in your home, be it traditional or modern here at Channel Blinds we offer a wide range, made to measure. Whether corporate, commercial or private we will survey, manufacture and install only the best from our vast range of Internal & External Shading and Security products. Whatever type of blind you would like, at our showroom you will discover an immense choice of fabrics and designs to compliment your home or business. Alternatively we will be happy to visit your home or business premises to discuss your requirements.

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Unit 6, Landes du Marche, St Peter JE3 7AY

info@channelblinds.com

Channel Blind Company

Restaurants

Tried and Trusted - 44 years

44

Tel: 01534 878328www.lotushouse.co

Services:Established in 1972, The Lotus House is Jersey’s oldest running Chinese restaurant. Steven and his team have been serving up Peking, Szechuan & Cantonese cuisine for 43 years! Over the years, they have built a good name by serving quality food, with unique taste and always introducing different varieties of Chinese dishes, from their experienced chefs and always friendly staff in a cosy surrounding. You can choose to eat in, take out or get it delivered to your door. Parking available at the side of the restaurant.

Our customers say: "They always deliver on time, I should know as I have been a customer for over 30 years and keep going back so it must be good!"

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7 days a week 5.30pm - 11.00pm

Steven Leung

shop@lotushouse.co

Lotus House Chinese Restaurant

Kalmac Ltd

Est 1978

Excellence in Renovation & Building

Tried and Trusted - 38 years

38

Tel: 01534 486030www.kalmac.co.uk

Services:Kalmac Ltd has been trading for 35 years carrying out specialist building and property services. Kalmac Ltd also carries out full renovation and rebuilding works, damp proofing and tanking, dry and wet rot treatments, specialised external wall coatings, crack repairs, elastomeric roof coatings and general building works. Kalmac Ltd also supply full insurance backed guarantees which cover our works between 10-30 years. Choose Kalmac Ltd to provide a quality and safe job with competent employees.

Our customers say: "Thank you and all of your staff for an excellent job. All the workmen were conscientious, thorough and made sure that noise and mess were kept to a minimum." Mike and Pam, St Martin, Jersey

Kalmac Ltd

SGB HIRE

Est 1980

Hire Services & Access Solutions

Tried and Trusted - 36 years

36

Tel: 01534 877775www.harsco-i.co.uk/ci

Services: Harsco Hire provides a comprehensive range of modern plant and tools through our network of Hire Shops.

Harsco Hire are exclusive agents for Hilti and Festool, across the Channel Islands. We are also exclusive agents for Mascot, Dickies, Arco and Sterling work wear ranges available through our newly-opened retail showrooms. Hard work never looked so good.

Harsco Infrastructure is an experienced supplier of access services, roofing systems and mechanical access from design through to installation. Experienced staff - safe and reliable. Full design service - peace of mind

Wide range of proven products - the right solution for your job.

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Mon - Fri 7.30am - 5.30pm Sat 8am - 5pm

Longueville, St Saviour 01543 877775

Millbrook, St Lawrence 01534 873699

info@sgb.com

SGB_Hire

Lift&Shift

Est 1982

Rubbish Removal & House Clearance

Tried and Trusted - 34 years

34

Tel: 01534 734238

Services:Let Lift & Shift do the dirty work for you! 30 years of taking the burden off your shoulders and making the experience running seamlessly and to your requirements.

House, attic, cellar, garden and garage clearance. Carpets, curtains and fittings removed. Glass, metal, wood, rubble, safes, pianos and anything else you can think of! Absolutely nothing refused.

States Approved, Hazardous and Healthcare Waste Registered.

Fully insured, free quotes and advice ...... one call does it all!

Our customers say:"Thank you very much once again for such an excellent, reliable service. Best wishes Anne."

Lift&shift

Garden Scene

Est 1983

Garden Centre & Landscape Designers

Tried and Trusted - 33 years

33

Tel: 01534 862980www.gardenscenejersey.net

Services:Martin Bourke Landscapes Ltd was established in 1983 by Martin Bourke. Known today as Garden Scene.

We aim to provide a ‘consultation-to-completion’ service for clients, delivering expertly designed and constructed gardens that exceed our clients’ expectations.

Come along to Le Jardin de Verp and stroll around our extensively stocked Garden Centre where our qualified and knowledgeable staff are always on hand to offer ideas & advice.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

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Le Jardin de Verp, La Rue du Douet de Rue, St Lawrence, JE3 1GY

info@gardenscenejersey.net

Garden Scene

Blinds & Awnings

Tried and Trusted - 29 years

29

Tel: 01534 864365www.sunshadeblinds.je

Services:Sunshade Blinds Ltd opened for business in 1987 and has supplied and fitted blinds to thousands of commercial and domestic clients. They are full members of the British Blinds and Shutters Association and manufacture all blinds and awnings at their 5000 sq ft factory in St John. A wide range of fabric is kept in-stock to ensure their experienced team can manufacture and fit blinds to suit customer requirements.

Our customers say: "Thank you for all your excellent service. To staff always being helpful, courteous, honest and punctual, the quote being very competitive and blinds and workmanship to a high standard. It was indeed refreshing to deal with people who produced what they promised!"

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Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm

Unit 4B, Barette Commercial Centre, Route du Mont Mado, St John JE3 4DS

info@sunshadeblinds.je

Sunshade Blinds Ltd

Construction Specialists

Tried and Trusted - 27 years

27

Tel: 01534 767887www.br.je

Services:Building Renovations Limited have been providing specialist treatment and construction solutions for over 26 years. Whether you need Specialist Construction Services, Project Management or General Building, our qualified, experienced team has a proven track record in delivering projects on time and to the highest standards. Specialising in the rectification of construction defects and remedial treatments Building Renovations have the technical skills and systems to cater for every situation. Trained in the identification and resolution of dry rot, wet rot, insect infestation, water ingress and condensation management issues we are able to offer treatments offering our clients full warranties providing protection and peace of mind.

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The Granite Office, West Hill, St Helier, Jersey JE2 3HB

info@br.je

Building Renovations Ltd

Shopfitting & Construction

Tried and Trusted - 26 years

26

Tel: 01534 789444www.tower.je

Services:Established in 1990 Tower Shopfitting & Construction Limited has operated across the Channel Islands delivering specialist office refurbishment and construction services to the commercial and domestic markets. Our dedicated directly employed workforce has a proven track record in delivering projects on time and within agreed budgets ensuring client and end user satisfaction is achieved.

In conjunction with our strategic partners we are able to provide a holistic one stop shop for our clients removing the need for them becoming involved with the micro management of projects.

Undertaking projects from small to large, easy to complex, the company has the infrastructure and support services to cater for all eventualities.

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The Granite Office, West Hill, St Helier, Jersey JE2 3HB

info@tower.je

Tower Shopfitting

PCS Limited

Est 1992

Sandblasting & Chemical Cleaning

Tried and Trusted - 23 years

23

Trevor Mobile: 07797 723756

Services:Sandblasting is a general term used to describe the act of propelling very fine bits of material at high velocity to clean a surface. Sand used to be the most commonly used material, but other materials can be used in its place. Sandblasting is carefully controlled, using an alternate air supply, protective wear and ventilation.

Trevor at PCS Ltd has 20 years experience and provides dust free sandblasting for granite stonework, paint and rust removal for buildings and steelwork, oak beams stripped, power washing and chemical cleaning.

PCS Limited

Windows / Conservatories

Tried and Trusted - 22 years

22

Tel: 01534 865959www.capitalpvc.com

Services:We have been supplying and installing windows, doors, conservatories, fascias and gutters since the mid nineties.

Our aim is to provide excellent service delivered in a friendly, personal, yet professional manner, paying attention to detail in our workmanship.

We provide a large range of services of the highest quality - where no job is too small, in order to give our customer maximum satisfaction.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers over the past years for all their support and recommendations. Call us now for a free no obligation quote.

Capital PVC Supplies Ltd

Laid Flooring

Est 1994

Flooring

Tried and Trusted - 222 years

22

Tel: 01534 866536www.laidflooring.com

Services: A family run business under the management of Ged Ball, who has over 30 years experience in the flooring trade, providing quality flooring for both domestic and commercial customers.

We supply and install all types of flooring including carpet, carpet tiles, vinyl, rubber, laminates and real timber floors. We also specialise in providing custom-made design floors such as Amtico and Karndean as well as wood floor sanding and restoration. Showroom and samples available.

We are fully insured and members of the Contract Flooring Association. Free Quotations available.

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Mon - Fri 8am to 5pm, Sat 9am - 1pm

19a Rue de Funchal, St Helier JE2 4TT

sales@laidflooring.com

Laid Flooring

Ground Works

Tried and Trusted - 18 years

18

Tel: 01534 854312

Services: We are a local company offering a comprehensive plant hire service carrying out all types of excavation and site clearance; restricted access projects are a speciality of ours. We can supply and deliver top-soil and all types of hardcore and aggregates. We offer a complete groundworks service which includes: demolition; excavation; reinforcement steel; formwork and concreting (including underpinning and retaining walls.) We are also able to install complete drainage systems. So whether you’re planning an extension, or large housing development, we are here to help.

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Stanley Lodge, La Rue de la Mare des Reines, St Martin JE3 6HB

mjplanthire@yahoo.co.uk

07797 721061

MJ Plant Hire Ltd

Electrical, Air-Conditioning, Plumbing & Heating

Tried and Trusted - 16 years

16

Tel: 01534 867171www.astonjersey.com

Services:Aston Services Limited is one of Jersey’s leading providers of mechanical, electrical and plumbing solutions. The company was established in 2000, and has a commitment to the highest standards of installation and service.

Whether it is air-conditioning, plumbing or electrical installations, customers can be comforted by the knowledge that our dedicated team of engineers has the experience to meet the most challenging of projects.

Our customers say: "I only use Aston Services for all my residential & business needs. Their attention to detail & technical ability fits my business perfectly. I would recommend them to any customer no matter how big or small."

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24 Lewis Street, St Helier JE2 3PB

enquiries@astonservices.net

Aston Services Ltd

Tree Surgeons

Tried and Trusted - 16 years

16

Tel: 01534 867992www.trees.je

Services:Jonathan Le Maistre Tree Surgery Ltd is one of Jersey’s leading professional tree management companies. Our fully qualified teams work in all aspects of arboriculture, from small private client work to utility companies and property development contracts. Our business is based on our reputation. Our retained client base and customer satisfaction levels demonstrate our success at caring for all our customers, large and small, on a personal and individual basis.

Our customers say: "We were delighted and impressed with the speed and efficiency demonstrated together with the absolute professionalism and integrity shown [by Jonathan Le Maistre Tree Sugery Ltd]."

Jonathan Le Maistre

Doors - Industrial

Tried and Trusted - 15 years

15

Tel: 01534 285916www.channeldoors.com

Services:The Channel Shutter & Door Company have been providing a full installation, servicing and repair service for over 11 years in Jersey. Doug and his team provide a 24 hour emergency call out service and take pride ensuring total customer satisfaction in whatever job they undertake. They supply and fit a variety of garage doors, automatic gates, industrial security shutters, fire resistant doors & shutters, folding, rolling and sliding doors. The company is well known locally for providing an excellent service. Customers include State of Jersey, Habours and Fire and Rescue.

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24 hours emergency service.

3 Les Serres, Route de Longueville, St Saviour, JE2 7RZ

info@channeldoors.com

Channel Shutter & Door Co Ltd

Computer - Anti-Virus - Computer Engineers

Tried and Trusted - 13 years

13

Tel: 01534 888887www.cc-online.co.uk

Services:Computer Concepts is an IT solutions provider which has been offering a wide range of IT services to local businesses and home users since 2003. Their friendly team can help with everything from virus removal and repairs to consultancy and server support. Engineers are Microsoft Certified Professionals with a proven track-record for excellence and all work is carried out to the highest standard.

Our customers say: "Excellent service highly recommended."

"I took my poorly laptop to them. Great job, good price and nice chaps too."

"They have good rates and are 100% genuine."

"Fab guys so helpful too."

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Monday - Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Havre des Pas, St Helier, JE2 4UQ

info@cc-online.co.uk

Computer Concepts Limited

Bedrooms Fitted, Bathrooms & Kitchens

Tried and Trusted - 13 years

13

Tel: 01534 732314www.dfsinteriors.com

Services:We can undertake all the relevant steps to ensure that your dream room becomes a reality. From the initial plans right through to the completed installation, be it a kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, study or a lounge, we can take the stress of the organisation away from you, so that all you have to do is enjoy your new room. Come in to discuss your dreams with our experienced team and let us make them a reality.

Our customers say: "Excellent design skills, friendly, courteous with excellent response times - would recommend unhesitatingly."

"They went out of their way with their customer service, very helpful and took a great deal of time and care over the project. Overall an excellent service."

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9 - 5 Monday to Friday, 10 - 4 Saturday

17/19 Burrard Street, St Helier JE2 4WS

showroom@dfsinteriors.com

Direct Furniture Supplies

Windows

Tried and Trusted - 12 years

12

Tel: 01534 485080www.emerald.je

Services: Emerald have an experienced team at your service, specialising in the manufacture & installation of high quality Aluminium windows & doors, guaranteeing quality product at competitive prices. Unlike our competitors we are the only company that manufactures locally, meaning we are the preferred choice for Architects, Specifiers & Homeowners. Customer’s requirements have top priority for us. We find tailor-made solutions for private & trade customers at very competitive prices

Our customers say: "We were glad we chose Emerald as they came highly recommended, we were very satisfied with their products and service. They made our windows locally and we are very happy with their team from start to finish."

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8am to 5pm, Saturday by Appointment

Beau Pre, La Rue du Creux Baillot, St Ouen, Jersey

emeraldfab@aol.com

Emerald

Recruitment Agencies

Tried and Trusted - 12 years

12

Tel: 01481 722817www.itchyfeet.gg

Services:Itchyfeet is a leading recruiter, providing temporary and permanent roles within the Finance and Commercial industries, for jobseekers at all levels. The agency offers a unique business model within the recruitment profession, and has been approved by the REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation) and highly recommended by them. Please follow the link on the Itchyfeet homepage for further information and the REC Codes of Practice.

Our customers say: "Itchy Feet have always been extremely helpful when I have been looking for a job. All very friendly and go the extra mile to secure you the right job for you."

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9am - 5pm (evening and weekend appointments available)

Ground Floor, 33 Gloucester Street, St Helier JE2 3QR

jodie@itchyfeet.gg

Itchyfeet Recruitment Agency

Please note: Jersey Telecom do not recommend the businesses featured in this section over any other companies. We simply acknowledge that they are well established and have traded for at least 10 years.