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Couple’s anger after dream kitchen area renovation becomes a ₤ 4600 ‘hot spot’

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Carol Quinn paid ₤ 4600 for a luxury kitchen which was expected to be fitted while she was on vacation.

She headed off to Gran Canaria and Kitchen area Bathroom Styles ensured her the shining white-gloss setup would be complete by her return.

She got back to a structure site with no running water and bare wires.Carol, 56, said: "I am angry at myself for trusting this firm. I turned over my house secrets. The place was a disaster area as the work only began the day I was due back."

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Maureen Quinn has included on our pages before Carol signed up with the company, based in Rutherglen, near Glasgow, and the job was to start on October 2. She paid ₤ 4600 and anticipated to pay ₤ 1200 for fitting. Alarm bells started to ring near the end of her week's break.She stated: "I attempted to reach the boss Maureen Quinn while I was away to discover out how things were going.

"She emailed to say there had actually been a delay. When I got home, the place remained in a best mess.

"The old kitchen had been removed and there were sockets hanging off the walls." Employees arrived the next morning however Carol was surprised when she learnt they had been hired via Gumtree days ahead of time.

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John Bryce, of East Kilbride, was entrusted to faults costing ₤ 3200 to fix after sending the employees house. He said: "The task has actually been a problem."

John and Barbra Bryce



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