Local Heroes is a British Gas innovation, aiming to help people around the country find trustworthy tradesmen at fair prices.

Local Heroes allows you to easily find qualified tradespeople in your area who not only have positive customer reviews but are a registered company, fully insured by a minimum of £2m Public Liability Insurance, giving you the peace of mind that the job will get done by an expert. Whether you need a plumber, electrician, drainage, or heating engineer – simply select what needs to be done and type in your postcode on the website and a Local Hero will come to your rescue.

A quote will always be provided before any work is started and any work completed through Local Heroes is guaranteed for 12 months; this means that if you do happen to encounter a problem, a Hero will come back to fix it for you. Payment is also a secure process and can only be made online, via the Local Heroes website, no cash will be accepted, making the entire process completely hassle-free.