Welcome to William Skinner and Son

William Skinner is the trading name of Alexander J Cunningham Ltd (Registered in Scotland No: 181018). We are Building Contractors with our head office at Ayr, Scotland and a regional office at Meldreth, South Cambridgeshire. We operate primarily with directly employed staff and operatives in the following key areas:

Building Construction – Schemes to a value of £1 million
Building Maintenance – Reactive & Planned maintenance
Building Refurbishment – internal and external
Small Works – all main trades except electrical
Shopfitting – strip-out, manufacture and installation
Painting – Includes airless spray, hygienic & special coatings
Roofing – Sika Trocal, Kemper, Ward Decking systems
Tiling – terrazzo, marble, ceramic etc
Joinery Manufacture – In our own workshops
Metal Fabrication – again our own workshops
Renewable Energy – Solar heating
Tree Houses and Summerhouses
Plumbing – Supply and install new and replacements

Operating throughout the UK, much of William Skinners work is in the retail sector where we work for a broad range of prestigious clients. We also operate in the commercial, leisure, industrial and public sectors. We also recently launched a new project called Construction Training HQ which offers all the information construction workers will need to get their CSCS card.

Delivery of projects within cost and time, every time with high safety standards and zero defects ensures that William Skinner works on a repeat business basis for some very prestigious clients.

We always adopt a non-confrontational approach to projects and will draw attention to any likely problems as soon as they are apparent. William Skinner will always try to resolve these and offer solutions which prevent additional cost and lost time. This, we believe, leads to better working relationships and repeat business opportunities.