What We Offer
Specialist and General Building
Symm delivers high quality craftsmanship backed by professional management over a broad range of skills, covering: new build, refurbishment and restoration. Symm directly employs over 100 apprentice trained craftsmen and women.
Symm has the skills and experience to complete any size of project, whether traditional or contemporary in style, in London or in the country, with contract values generally ranging from £2 to £10 million and above.
Professionally qualified management teams have the experience to take a project from conception to completion and beyond, with every project receiving the very highest level of care and attention to detail. Working in close partnership with the client and designer, each stage of the project from early consultation through to completion and handover is carefully planned.
For almost 200 years craftsmen at Symm have been constructing and maintaining colleges and historic buildings within the world famous Oxford University.
The Symm Joinery workshops in Pershore, Worcestershire, specialises in the finest traditional and contemporary joinery and cabinetry. A complete CAD drawing service is available and Symm teams of experienced wood machinists, joiners and polishers, ensure that no task is too difficult.
Although the apprentice trained craftsmen at Symm Joinery are skilled in the traditional crafts, the company has also invested in state-of-the-art equipment for manufacturing, veneering and polishing. Our experience includes creating freestanding and fitted furniture, libraries, panelling and staircases for private residences, luxury yachts, commercial, historic and government buildings.
To see more specialised joinery please visit our dedicated Symm Joinery website.
Symm Decorators provide a complete decorating and finishing service for contemporary and traditional projects.
Our large team of skilled painters and decorators has a vast knowledge of both historical and modern finishes; skills that have evolved over two centuries of embellishing some of Britain’s most important listed buildings and monuments.
We offer a full range of decorating and finishing services including paper, silk and fabric hanging, specialist paint and wood finishing techniques as well as trompe l’oeil and heraldic gilding. We can also skilfully and professionally prepare surfaces ready for specialist finishes by others.
Visit our Symm Decorators website to see more specialised decorating projects.
After Care and Maintenance
Symm delivers high quality craftsmanship backed by professional management over a broad range of skills, covering: new build, refurbishment and restoration. Symm directly employs over 170 apprentice trained craftsmen and women
When a project is finished and the client completely satisfied, Symm offers a full aftercare and maintenance service. Teams with all the necessary skills are available to deal with any emergency or problem should it arise. It is reassuring to know that one telephone call is all it takes to ensure that a multi-trade team is on hand.