Sometimes you have no choice but to call in a specialist for the repair that you, or we, can’t do.

Here is a list of people, or companies, that are fairly local and that we have personal experience of, that you can try.

Please tell them where you got their details from – and don’t forget to let us know how it went! Thank you.

The Westway is……

Address: 25 Chaldon Road, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 5PG   Map

Caterham PAT Testing is an expert PAT Testing company with highly skilled PAT Test engineers

located in Caterham, Croydon, Redhill and Dorking.

Tel: 01883 338 302

Caterham based roofers & general builders.

Tel: 01883 674 835

Tel: 07717 708 443



Electricold repair and service all types of refrigeration equipment, domestic and commercial.


Tel:  01883 338 053



Andy Sparkes, Property Repairs & Maintenance, Minor electrical, Painting & Decorating.

Phone: 07761 330 809


Motomax was the car spares and accessories shop on Caterham (Hill) High Street and is still operating from home. Able to supply bulbs, wiper blades, cleaning products for delivery to your door.

Motto: “Fed up with the cowboys, now try the Indian!”

Telephone: 07940 798 569


Power Electronic Services are a local company specialising in the repair of  TVs, audio, cabling, aerials and satelite.

Address:  11 Heathway, Chaldon, Caterham CR3 5DN

Telephone:  01883 342 808

Redgwell Sewing Machines are a family run business based in Worcester Park.

Free collection and delivery service.

Address: 123 Central Road, Worcester Park, Surrey KT4 8DY


Telephone:  020 8337 3444


Sewing machine repairs.

Address: 94 Church St, Croydon CR0 1RD

Tel: 020 8688 1128


General property repairs,  Garden maintenance,

Painting & decorating,  Flat-pack furniture

Small plumbing jobs, Shelving

Patio cleaning, Laminate flooring

Tel: 07887 661 888


…and here are organisations that can do the really top grade work.

British Horological Institute

List of accredited repairers.