Well Established Windows, Doors And Conservatories Installation Business
Hailsham, East Sussex
Please quote reference B05922
Hilton Smythe are privileged to present to the market Daisy Windows.
Established by our client in 1995 and now offered for sale due to retirement.
The unrivalled reputation of the business and constant orders of new installations will allow any new buyer to walk straight in and carry on trading.
The unique opportunity will include the details of over 12,000 customers all located in the counties most desirable and affluent area.
Currently 75% of the orders come from word of mouth and repeat business from existing customers, with 25% from new enquiries through the website. Previous work included a healthy commercial arm with work taken from large companies, local authorities and business partners which could easily be added back into the current business model.
There is an excellent record of customer testimonials to confirm the standard of work completed.
The business offers new and replacement windows from casement windows to sash windows, new front doors, patio doors and bi-fold door systems. Conservatories are designed to complement a clients home and come with many unique sizes and designs. Any additional building work is subcontracted to trusted builders.
All orders are offered with a free design meeting carried out by the company salesman. The work is fitted by 2 teams of experienced fitters, that have both been with the company more than 15 years. Our client informs us in average 30 jobs per month. The office is managed by a fulltime lady, who has worked with the company for almost 9 years, all work is surveyed by a local surveyor, who has worked with the company for over 20 years. The company also employs a service manager, who handles the service work and also installs when required.
Our client informs us the business is now run to suit, there is no current advertising campaign, and only limited use of social media accounts to gain additional new orders. Any new owner could easily increase the turnover which currently exceeds £1,000,000 per year.
Our client’s position in the running of the company is now part-time and is mainly overseeing and booking work. Any new owner could continue this way or take a greater part in the company.
Our client will offer full handover.
Early viewing strongly advised.
Daisy Windows generated an advised turnover of £795,005 as of the 2020 accounts, with a gross profit of £179,806. Assets of £70,000.
Please quote reference B05922
2 teams of fitters
Monday 8am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 8am - 4.30pm
Wednesday 8am - 4.30pm
Thursday 8am - 4.30pm
Friday 8am - 4.30pm
Saturday - closed
Sunday - closed
Currently run to suit the hours could easily be extended
Daisy Windows is based just off Diplocks Way, in the affluent area of Hailsham, East Sussex.
The business is located on a small industrial site which benefits from free customer parking.
Diplocks way is a very popular road into Hailsham Town Centre with many other complementary destination stores such as Wickes DIY, Argos, Screwfix, Travis Perkins and many more.
The business is run from a small industrial unit however could quite easily be relocated to any similar office space or private home within the Sussex area.
Our client informs us the core business operates within a 30-mile radius of the unit with some work taken from loyal customers who have relocated to Kent and Surrey.
Diplocks Way is just minutes from the A22 which links to Eastbourne in the South and Tunbridge Wells in the North.
Currently run from a small industrial unit which includes -
- Customer parking
- Office/Admin space
- Staff kitchen area with toilet
- Small storage area
We are advised the business is being sold as a Leasehold opportunity with an industrial unit leased on a rolling monthly agreement paying just £7,200 per year. The business could also be relocated very easily.
Current rateable value is £6,300 per year.