Family run businesses have many benefits

  • In the UK family businesses employ around 9.5 million people – that’s more than all the FTSE 100 companies combined.
  • Family businesses also account for 31% of GDP and 15% of UK’s total tax revenue (source: the UK family business sector report).
  • So, family businesses are an important part of our economy – not only in your local area but throughout the UK and even all around the world.

So, we know that using a local family run company is good for the economy, but here’s why it’s beneficial to you:

When it comes to choosing a company to provide services, for some, working with a family owned business is very important. A family owned business represents trust, reliability, history and values. It also means dealing with leaders who are concerned about building a good reputation and who value building relationships with clients.

Walkers Windows is a family owned business and we are proud to say we stand for these same values every day with every customer. We have been trading since 1980, that’s 30 years of experience in the home improvements industry, owner Brent Walker who succeeded his father Peter Walker in running the family business, as a vast knowledge base and a business model committed to quality, value and service for Walkers customers.

Walkers Windows are dedicated to the public and home improvement industry and we want to do the best job we can for our customers. That’s why we make sure our employees receive full in-depth training, all our fitters are fully trained to the high standards set by FENSA, our surveyors are fully qualified to a high NVQ level, we also have many years of experience throughout the sales and marketing departments, the main thing is you know you are in safe hands and with Walkers Windows and the vast knowledge all members of staff have within the industry.

Take a look at some of the many reasons you should choose Walkers