(01752) 546525

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Plymouth, Devon


About us

BUILDX SW is located in Plymouth, and covers Devon, Cornwall, Somerset & Dorest.


At BuildX, we consider ourselves to be one of the best and most reliable Property Services contractors in the south-west region covering Devon, Cornwall and West Somerset. We specialise in the top-to-toe refurbishment of void and occupied properties for local authorities, housing associations and community housing projects, with particular emphasis on insulated render systems and energy efficiency measures.

We’re established, we’re well known and we’re confident enough to know that we’re good at what we do. This is the reason why most clients are repeat clients, and we strive on a daily basis to produce the very best work we can through our directly employed workforce and network of trusted and reliable supply chain partners.

At BuildX we’re big enough to handle any project that comes our way yet small enough to care about the detail. Our business is built on three very simple, guiding principles. The quality of work we do, reliability in the way we do it and the consistent customer focused approach that we take at every turn.

When it comes to commercial renovation and refurbishment work, every firm always says that they’re reliable, professional and even ethical. The difference with us a BuildX is that we don’t just say it, we actually mean it and it’s the way we run our business every single day.

“Our business is built on three very simple, guiding principles, Quality, Reliability & Customer Focus.



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Operations Director

With over 25 years’ experience in the industry. Shane has led and managed various projects in the region, as well as holding a national Quality Management Audit role with a large PLC. Shane has specialist knowledge of insulated render solutions, cladding, specialist coatings, concrete repair, and whole-house social housing renovation.

“We started BuildX because we believed we could be better. We truly live the values of delivering quality, exceptional customer service, and doing so in an ethical manner…”

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Jon also has over 25 years’ experience in the industry. After an accomplished background and training with a large quantity surveying practice, Jon moved on to take up roles with main contractors and subcontractors delivering successful refurbishment, regeneration, maintenance and energy improvement schemes through the region.

“BuildX is our life, and we hope it will our families’ lives too. We are building a strong and sustainable business that will provide best value services to our clients for many years…”

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Project Manager

Jack has a background in plumbing, heating, and gas compliance while he has also held Project Management roles at larger regional contractors. He is responsible for the operational delivery of all projects within our portfolio.

“At BuildX we believe that customer service extends beyond our clients, to the internal teams and relationships. It’s my job to support all the teams to ensure we are best placed to deliver on our values to our external clients…”

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After a background in Retail Management Matt joined the business in January 2023 to take up the role of Site Supervisor. His responsibilities focus on operational progress reporting, labour allocations, material control and quality management. He holds a SSSTS qualification, PASMA and IPAF.

“It’s my job to support the project and management team to ensure that works are completed in a timely manner, to the highest possible standard and to exceed the expectations of our clients …”

Jake Sutton

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Trainee Quantity surveyor

Jake originally trained and qualified for a role in medicine but after 8 years working in Mental Health, he decided he needed a change of focus. He came to us through a Shared Apprenticeship Scheme and we are sure he will become a valued member of the team. Jake works closely with the operational teams under the guidance of our Commercial Director to ensure all the numbers add up!

“We need to ensure that we manage the cost of construction for our projects, including determining client needs, calculating costs and timelines and monitoring construction progress.…”

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Chloe is the glue that holds it all together at BUILDX. After a short period working in residential care, Chloe decided that administration was the way to go for her. Chloe also holds IOSH qualifications, and has a working knowledge of CDM, providing essential support to the site and office teams.

“At BuildX we believe that customer service extends our internal team, and It’s my job to support the team to ensure we are best placed to deliver on our values to our external clients…”