Our Team


James, Business owner

James and his team have a combined experience of 50 plus years within the building industry Having started of with his apprenticeship as a carpenter he and his team are able to carry out loft conversions, extensions, refurbishments and even new build developments. Whilst personally managing the projects and running day to day office work James also likes to be onsite working the projects giving you the best possible experience.


Upwards & Outwards belong to the FMB (Federation of Master builders). This is the largest trade association in the UK. The FMB has championed continuous improvement in building quality for over 75 years. It is more than just a job listing site. All of its members are professionally vetted and independently inspected upon joining to ensure they rank amongst Britain's best builders.

The Team

All members of our team are internally vetted and are fully insured. All trades are accredited to their professional bodies whether it be through Gas Safe or the NICEIC. We have a good solid core of trades to fulfil your contract from start to finish.