At Blyth & Co. Though we are a smaller sized firm we are able to offer a large range of services, with better customer service and quality control than can be found with larger firms. We are proud to be a one stop shop as we are able to project manage and deal with all aspects of bells and their fittings.
- Servicing / Maintenance Contracts
We offer maintenance programs for any bell installation, often this is carried out annually. Each service is followed up by a report.
We offer different types of service for different types of installations to help customers get value for money.
We specialise in bell related wood working, this encompasses a large range of items.
⸙ Bell Wheels
⸙ Bell Headstocks
⸙ Bell Frames
⸙ Pulley/Roller Boxes
⸙ Stays and Sliders
⸙ Ceiling/Floor Bosses
⸙ Rope Spiders
⸙ Floors, Ceilings, Hatches, Doors and Ringing Galleries
⸙ Louvers & Sound Control
We also cover restoration, conservation and replacement of other timber items and structure.
We are able to offer restoration service of existing bellframes, as well as the design and manufacture of new frames be, they steel, cast iron or timber.
- Clapper Refurbishment
We offer refurbishment service of wrought iron and spheroidal graphite clappers,
This includes re-bushing using resiliently mounted phosphor bronze bushes, with means of lubrication and also re-profiling of clapper balls where possible.
- Chiming Hammers
Another service we are happy to provide is refurbishment or replacement of manual/mechanical clocking hammers, along with instillation of modern electro magnet hammers and control units.
- New Rings, Augmentations, Re-hanging and Restorations
However big or small your installation, no matter how old or new, we are able to offer workable and suitable solutions to your situation. We are the only firm that offers to do traditional style bell fittings for change ringing bells, as we endeavour to use the most suited products to match previous fittings to help bells blend as a set. But we are also able to provide modern style fittings.
- Safety Access
Many places now are becoming increasingly more health and safety conscious so safe access solutions to reach roofs or bell chambers. So we are happy to be able to design and supply safety access that is HSE compliant, to help reduce the risks involved when accessing areas in bell towers.
- Building work
We are one of only a few bell hanging firms that are happy to undertake bell related building work, and keep it inhouse and not outsource the labour making sure the work is carried out to the highest standard.
We offer free inspections, reports and quotations anywhere on UK mainland