Current average rating: 4.8 / 5.0

Total number of reviews: 4096

Always excellent help and advice given every time and the staff are always friendly and eager to help.

Elecro Limited
Bernie Mead

We are in the process of re-assessing our Health and Safety documentation. We inquired Paul regarding a couple of document templates and he responded with them within the hour.

HS direct
Paul Brownell

Josh was very helpful with excellent communications and very professional. Thank you.

Capel Cladding Ltd
Caroline Stevens

Chloe addressed all my questions and concerns in a professional and patient manner. She had excellent knowledge of the various packages and was able to advise on quotes

5 Environmental.co.uk
Terry Cully

Really clear with training and very patient!

Elemento Construction Limited
Diane White

Craig was really helpful, very pleased with the service

Jamie Munro

Excellent Consultancy and Very clear Transparency of package.

HSL GROUP & HS Water Hygiene Ltd
Durand Schabort

excellent customer service and a fabulous easy to use product

wallace groundworks and civils ltd
peter walace

Hollie and Jacob were unusualy patient with this Dinasaur very much appreciated kind regards Mark Race

Mark Andrew RACE

Quick response very professional

Instakil Ltd
Chris Smith

Fantastic programme very easy to use and the staff were really helpful as well.

Woodhouse Environmental services Ltd
Daniel Fox

Courtesy and helpfulness, not pushy in selling services

Focus Security and Surveillance Ltd
Jayne Bruce

Anyone who talks in a phone on Sunday. Especially health and safety chaps. Deserves 5 star. Hopefully get more work now and saves me time with paperwork that’s good for me

T. Board Decorations ltd
Tony board

Efficent . Clear. To the point. Didnt waste my time.

Pro-skim building services Llp
Matt thompson

very helpful, any problems are sorted and explained

philip hodgson

Berry helpful and very competent

360 Civil Engineering Ltd
Michael lock

Ryan was very helpful and easy to speak to.

Elemento Construction Limited
Diane Whtie

Clear and informative information

BSS Construction LTD
Jayne McEvoy

No pressure sales, just good information

Kevin Larkin

Excellent communication & helpful knowledge.

Peter Henderson
Peter Henderson

very helpful and straightforward

i.c electrical contractors ltd
iain stewart

Brilliant service, very helpful.

Beehold Ltd
Daniel Holding

Staff were so helpful and patient - especially Mr Robert Bull who was excellent at his job and really polite and kind.


Felt very welcomed even though I have never met Dave, listened to my requirements/needs, nothing seemed to phase him and was very knowledgeable about his industry, already referred to a plumbing contractor within 20mins of finishing conversation. Thanks again Dave and team

Electrics Uk
Graham Yewdall

Very helpful on all queries. Thank you

Sharpes Maintenance & Cleaning Ltd
Emma Humpries

I have been a customer of HS Direct since 2015 and always had a great experience, very professional company, and any info I have needed has always been dealt with, There systems are great too

Accurate Flat Roofing
Sarah Garrett
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