Platinum Point Owners' Association

Platinum Pages - Trades

This listing is based on recommendations made by owners at Platinum Point.
Please send additions and amendments to the PPOA Admin

Audio Visual and TV Services

East Lothian Digital

Flat panel TV wall mounting service
12 Kay Gardens, Prestonpans, EH32 0HH
Mob: 07545 915 785

James Morrow

Home entertainment systems
1 Home Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9JR
Tel: 0131 229 8777

Peter Preston

TV Aerials. NB Maintains PP communal aerials
Mob: 0780 822 9596 or 0793 214 6179

Bathroom / Utility Room extractor systems

Ventaxia fans and servicing

Robert Galbraith
110 Locksley Avenue, Glasgow, G13 3XJ
Tel: 07831 333097

Bathroom fitting

Emergency Now Ltd

Despite the name they are not only for emergencies!
Mob: 07763 510006

Beds and Mattresses

Leith Bed Centre

Good range of mattresses made by well known brands at very keen prices. Excellent delivery service.
174 Great Junction Street, Edinburgh EH6 5LJ
Tel: 0131 553 3933

Boilers and Water Cylinder Contractors

Dynamic Heating and Gas Services

Ahmed is go-to person for PP boilers, water cylinders and underfloor heating. His new control system is a state of the art upgrade on the original system - much recommended. It offers much more precise temperature control, visual feedback and control can be done at each individual thermostat or by APP from phone or tablet
Ahmed Hamdallah
Mob: 07798 894 673

Broadband and Phone


Fibre Broadband to the premises with or without Phone
Tel: 0333 332 1111

Car Valet services

Bubbles Hand Car Wash

Car wash and valet
Salamander Street, EH6 7JZ
Opening Hours: Mon - Sun: 8am - 8pm
Tel: 0131 555 5736

Bumble Bee Car Wash & Valeting

Values are against Modern Day Slavery and paying their professionals the Living Wage
40 Seafield Road East, EH15 1ED
Tel: 0131 669 2222

Computer and IT Support

PC Repair Man

27 Crighton Place, Leith Walk, EH7 4NY
Opening Hours: Mon - Fri: 10am - 5pm
Tel: 0131 555 5782

Electric Appliances

Dave Lightheart

Repairs all appliances including microwaves
Tel: 0131 663 6143
Mob: 07960 950803

Leith Domestic Appliance Repairs

William Wallace
Mitchell House, 5 Mitchell Street, Edinburgh EH6 7BD
Tel: 0800 799 9021
Mob: 07846 657603


87-93 Dalry Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2AB
Tel: 0131 337 6362 (Sales and Spares), 0131 337 0860 (Major Appliance Repairs), 0131 337 6362 (Small Appliance Repairs)

White Eagle Repair

Repairs dishwashers, cookers, washer dryers, fridge freezers etc.
Marek Soltysiak
4 Redgauntlet Terrace, Edinburgh, EH16 5SE
Tel: 0131 2617183
Mob: 07706 742563

Electric Blind Installations and Repair


NB Many local suppliers listed on website
Pyramid Business Park, Poorhole Lane, Broadstairs, Kent CT10 2PT
Tel: 01843 874 245

Electrical Contractors

Gary Cairns Electrical

Mob: 07798 633 045

Luke Dunn

Mob: 07932 016 633

Mark Fergie

Excellent, honest and reliable and reasonable!
Mob: 07896 089514

Walter Stratford

Tel: 0131 449 5718
Mob: 07801 826 878


Welch Fishmongers

23 Pier Place, Edinburgh, EH6 4LP
Tel: 0131 552 5883

Flooring and Carpets

D&C Carpet, Rug and Upholstery Cleaning

Mob: 07837 472 592

Edinburgh Carpet & Flooring Warehouse

Installed some of the wooden flooring back in 2004/05. Matched the existing flooring as far as possible. Tam, a very experienced fitter, knew all about how careful he had to be with the underfloor heating - also available to do private work on 07774 299914
126 Salamander St, Edinburgh EH6 7LA
Tel: 0131 553 7294

MS Flooring Professional Sanding & Fitting Services

Recommended for floor sanding to deal with multiple scratches
Mob: 07925 680180

French Polishing / Cosmetic Repairs

Thomas Murphy

Mob: 07922 093 728

Garden artificial grass

The Turf Warehouse

Totally happy with the job they did and the quality of the product
Block 12, Unit 1, Whiteside Industrial Estate, Bathgate EH48 2RX
Tel: 01506 655 965 and 01506 635 499


Austen Thomson Hair

269 Junction Bridge, Leith EH6 5LP
Opening Hours: Tues - Sat
Tel: 0131 555 2277

Muse Hair

45 Ferry Road, Leith EH6 4AF
Opening Hours: Tues - Sun
Tel: 0131 554 4553


Edinburgh Handyman

Highly responsive and arrived on time. Did a great job resealing 2 showers, lovely finish and fast too. Joinery, decorating, plumbing, fixings.
Ross Boardman
Mob: 07462 691 603

Local Handyman

Philip Visser
Mob: 07842 839 353

Neil Dannock

Problem solver - he was excellent and able to do lots of things: fixed cupboard doors, a dodgy floorboard, and joinery work too
Mob: 07796 656054

Home Cleaning and Ironing Services

Belle Casa

12/4, 9 - 11 Maritime Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6SB
Tel: 0131 224 0080

Blossom Cleaning Company

Gwen Wilson
Tel: 07940 994 249

Home Sweet Home

6 Commercial Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6JA
Tel: 0131 476 3276

Item Repairs

Brendan Haddock, Jewellers

Repairs/refurbishes old and new watches, Automatic winding, self wind and battery
4 Murrayfield Place, Edinburgh, EH12 6AA
Tel: 0131 337 0611

Joinery Services

Bert McAuley Handyman and Furniture Design

Mob: 07941 562 789 between 9am-6pm

Cameron Fraser

31 St. Albans Road, Edinburgh EH9 2LT.
Mob: 07875 230611

Edinburgh Joinery Services

46 Granton Rd, Edinburgh EH5 3QS
Tel: 0131 332 5759

Fit, Fix & Finish

Jonathan Lassen
Southfield Terrace, Duddingston, Edinburgh, EH15 1RE
Mob: 07790 693 890

Kitchen Doors

Development Direct Kitchens Edinburgh

For Hacker units (duplexes)
51-57 Dalry Road, Edinburgh EH11 2BX
Tel: 0131 337 2579

Dream Doors West Edinburgh

2 East London Street, Edinburgh, EH7 4BH
Tel: 0131 558 9694


For Laings units
Inverurie Business Park, Oldmeldrum Road, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire AB51 0ZJ
Tel: 01467 620311


See also Window and Balcony Doors Repairs

Alcatraz Edinburgh Locksmiths

For lock fitting, door lock repairs and emergency door opening 24/7
37 Durar Drive, Edinburgh EH4 7HW
Tel: 0131 467 7675
Mob: 07861 706 718
Email: Through website

Capital Locksmiths / Capital Lock Services / Edinburgh Locksmith Services

134 McDonald Rd, Edinburgh EH7 4NL
Tel: 0131 556 0470
Mob: 0781 519 3075

ETC Locks

10 Montrose Terrace Edinburgh EH7 5DL
Tel: 0131 332 1616


Emergency mobile contact number: 07900225039
101 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6SD
Tel: 0131 258 0909

Oven Cleaning

Angelic Ovens

Mob: 07922 856 386 Mon-Sat between 8am and 8pm


Keith Lamb
Tel: 0131 235 2567

Painting and Decorating

Dave Fraser Decorating

Reliable, hard-working and 30 years experience means he works incredibly fast. Excellent finish and attention to detail
Mob: 07971 026 447


Recommended for painting and wall papering - will come and see a job and provide a free quote for the work
Mob: 07801 445227

Denis Munro

Tel: 0131 339 2167

Picture Framing

Framework Picture Framers

31/32 Stewartfield, off Newhaven Road, Edinburgh EH6 5RQ
Tel: 0131 561 4411 and 0131 561 4422

Pigeon spikes

North Facades

Unit 3, 24 Fairykirk Road, Rosyth, Dunfermline, KY11 2QQ
Tel: 01383 411 123
Mob: 07786 801 925

Sask Limited

Bird netting
48 Lochan Road, Kilsyth, Glasgow G65 0DW
Mob: 07823 885 561

Stop Bird Pro

Deterrent device - not a tradesman! Box emits modulated high frequencies : acts on the nervous system of the pigeons to repel them


Shaun Dunn

Mob: 07951 201 449


Absolut Plumbing

NB: On Emergency Contractors list for communal emergencies
Harbour Point, Newhailes Road, Musselburgh, EH21 6SJ
Tel: 0131 657 6444
Mob: 07973 468103 (24 hours)
Email: Through website

Albion Plumbing

Tel: 0131 374 5944
Mob: 07738 762620

Gordon Tait

Mob: 07720 663174

Stainless Steel

Platinum Point contains a lot of stainless steel, especially balustrades on balconies and roof terraces. The Developer issued a memorandum to owners in January 2005 passing on information from the manufacturers as to the proper maintenance and cleaning of the stainless steel metalwork. A copy of the memorandum can be read here.

Tool Station UK Edinburgh

Some interior fitments originally used by Gregor Shores Ltd and DIY Household items
Unit 2D, Seafield Industrial Estate, Seafield Way, Edinburgh, EH15 1TB


Continental Tiling

NB Edinburgh Trusted Trader
Jean-Phillippe Maurer
32 Milnacre, Bonnington Mills, Edinburgh EH6 5TD
Tel: 0131 467 4566
Mob: 07748 584 914

George Herd

Mob: 07931 276979

Underfloor Heating

Dynamic Heating and Gas Services

Ahmed is go-to person for PP boilers, water cylinders and underfloor heating.  His new control system is a state of the art upgrade on the original system - much recommended. It offers much more precise temperature control, visual feedback and control can be done at each individual thermostat or by APP from phone or tablet
Ahmed Hamdallah
Mob: 07798 894 673

Wardrobe repairs

Kelvin Kitchens, Bedrooms and Bathrooms Ltd

Hunt Hill, Orchardton, Cumbernauld, G68 9LF
Tel: 01236 739 397

Viewforth Glazing, Glass Scotland Ltd

For glass on wardrobe doors
139 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9PP
Tel: 0131 229 8518

Window and Balcony Doors Repairs See also Locksmiths

Comely Bank Glazing

All types of glass, double glazing and for window and door handles/hinges
8 Comely Bank Avenue, Edinburgh EH4 1EL
Tel: 0131 332 5618

DGR Double Glazing Repairs, 

Repairs all types of double glazing and any window, door or conservatory mechanism, including handles, hinges and locks. Price was very reasonable and workmanship great.
Tel: 0131 449 5199
Mob: 07759 118 147
Email: Through website

Window cleaning


Mob: 07723 018 687

J J Window Cleaning Services

John Heggie
46 Grigor Avenue, EH4 2PG
Tel: 0131 343 2929
Mob: 07710 005 834 (or Paul, 07881 666 968)

Stewarts Window Cleaning

Mob: 07746 736156