Removing Spiders and Nudity Requests — The Most Bizarre Tradespeople Callouts

The Most Bizarre Tradespeople Callouts
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Removing spiders and being asked to work nude are among the weirdest callouts tradespeople have experienced, according to a new Toolstation survey. 

It’s not always easy to find a builder or tradesperson that’s right for your job, and striking up a rapport with your tradesperson can be vital, particularly if they’re working on a long-term project such as a self build or renovation. 

Jack Woodfield
News Editor

Jack has worked in journalism for 11 years and was the News Editor for Homebuilding & Renovating from 2019 until the beginning of 2023. He strives to break the most relevant and beneficial stories for self builders, extenders and renovators, including the latest news on the construction materials shortage and hydrogen heating. In 2021 he appeared on BBC's The World at One to discuss the government's planning reforms. 

He enjoys testing new tools and gadgets, and having bought his first home in 2013, he has renovated every room and recently finished a garden renovation.