Ask someone what a tradesperson is like and you’re likely to get some pretty negative stereotypes. Builders are often portrayed as work-shy cowboys with backward attitudes. On the rare occasion they turn up on time, they are expected to kick start their day with a fry-up followed by several cups of tea. Then it’s off to the pub to watch football.
MyBuilder.com polled their users to find out whether these assumptions were correct. The results were surprising. Not only is the public perception way off, they discovered some things about builders that nobody could have predicted.