Established in 1950 by Reginald Skerton the company was a mainly labour only contractor employing over 150 personel within the building industry.
In 1971 his son Deryck Skerton took over and ran the company for nearly 40 years untill his passing in 2009. Gary and Paul Skerton, his grandsons, joined with their father in 1984 and are the current Directors.
During this time Skerton & Son has evolved into a main Commercial and Domestic Building Contractor which to date has completed over 40 million pounds worth of contracts.
Some of our clients past and present, to name but a few, include,
The London Science Museum Crown Estates National Heritage Local Councils The National Health Service Schools and Colleges.
Our main sources of work have been commercial contracts with the NHS, Local Schools and Councils. Over the past 25yrs we have completed projects from a few thousand pounds up to several million.
We are fully insured for Employers and Public liability and our policy covers up to 10 million pounds.
In 2007 we opened our own joinery workshop producing bespoke fabrications for our clients and to compliment the services we already offer.
We also own and manage a Housing Developement Company which is NHBC registered and have just completed 4 new houses in Abbots Langley Hertfordshire.