About Us

Garryowen Ltd was established in 1980 by the current managing director Mr Ferdinand J Bartlett. Starting the company F J Bartlett & Co in 1972. Prior to this Mr Bartlett has held supervisory and managerial posts for George Wimpey & MacAlpine's.

Garryowen has full bank & trade facilities to finance the largest contracts.

Garryowen is a member of the Federation of Master Builders and the Fair Trades Advisory Bureau and is actively involved with the Construction Industry Training Board.

Garryowen are Official Approved Contractors for Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council, Lancashire County Council. Knowsley Borough Council, West Lancs District Council. South Sefton Health Authority, Southport & Formby Health Authority, Merseyside Police and the Territorial Army Volunteer Reserve Association. We also provide a complete service to private architects, selected private clients and act as sub-contractors for blue chip building companies.

Our qualified workforce consists of time served tradesmen, fully experienced in all aspects of the building trade. Many have been with the company since its formation and have contributed towards our enviable reputation. As a security measure all employees carry Company Identification Cards, which are prominently displayed at all times.

Written estimates are provided free of charge and daywork rates are available on request.

Emergency call outs (during nornal working hours) form a large part of our work and are always given top priority, even small jobs like re-glazing a broken window or re-washering a tap.