About Us

Japanese Knotweed Specialists are one of the UK’s leading contractors and consultant in the control, treatment and removal of Japanese Knotweed and other Invasive Weeds.

We Offer our services nationwide through local teams supported with our bespoke innovative field based software to deliver the very best service. Adam Brindle, who founded the company has focused on offering a robust and reliable services whilst offering value for money through problem solving and innovation.

We are proud members of the Property Care Association’s (PCA) ‘Invasive Weed Control Group’ (IWG) which ensures you receive the industry’s leading solutions to a high standard all from an audited contractor.

The PCA is the only approved and respected governing body of the Japanese Knotweed and Invasive Weeds Industry, they have the support of many approved trade bodies such as Safe Contractor, Constuctionline, Trustmark, and many others.

Our 5 and 10 year guarantee’s are PCA and RICS approved along with many mortgage companies and can also be backed by an optional GPI insurance backing, giving you peace of mind.

Our 5* service focuses on...

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Providing a tailor-made approach to tackling Japanese Knotweed – beginning with an initial site survey followed by a site survey report, expert analysis, monitoring and a professional Treatment Programme
2.
Continually reviewing the safety, efficiency and sustainability of our treatment methods and processes
3.
Achieving lasting customer satisfaction with our 5-10-year Insurance Backed Guarantees (IBG), carefree Warranties and 25-year JKW Structural Damage Insurance options
4.
Investing in specialist staff training programmes so we can deliver above and beyond
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Managing our site procedures and industry accreditations to the PCA, BASIS, Trust Mark – for professional accountability and peace of mind

Why Choose Us

Our unique scheduling and live reporting system makes us more efficient than our competitors. This means our customers not only get a superior service but it allows us to pass on cost savings giving them better value for money.

Live minute by minute reporting allowing you to stay in control
Our bespoke sophisticated scheduling system has been designed to;

  • Mobilise our field teams
  • Empower our office support
  • Engage with our customers

The benefits for both us and our clients;

  • Saves a huge amount of time
  • Saves money which leads to lower costs for our clients
  • Saves on paper and therefore the environment
  • Fully transparent so you can see what we do and when we do it

How it works in the field to mobilise our teams:
Our field based Smartphone app instantly syncs with our scheduling system in the office, the app allows our Field based teams to optimise their travel routes for the day and week as our app displays the locations of all current daily assignments on an interactive map and allows you or your drivers to find the closest jobs and avoid traffic. The app also provides voice-guided turn-by-turn driving directions to the job site.

Ensuring our teams are fully trained and kept up-to-date.

Training resources such as instructional videos, photos and manuals are accessed on site linked to the specific job/task that is required.

Easy scheduling and dispatching
Our central operations office has easy access to see all of the jobs that need to be assigned and build schedules for multiple teams from a single view, meaning scheduling is easy and efficient saving time, money and fuel with careful route planning.

Our system also allows us via out Geo Tracking interactive map to locate jobs and worker locations, track traveling history and time spent on site and optimises the best travel routes.

Engaging with our customers
We are here to make your life easy!

Our system ensures you are have access to your sites jobs with real time information. Our automated customer communication gives you a tool to check on job details anywhere and at any time, without calling the office.

The Customer Portal is the new way our customers can contact us to schedule a job or check on the status of existing jobs and quotes. By putting all our job photos, documents, quotes and job sheets in one place that is easy to use and access, it consolidates a large amount of the contract management process.

Live Digital job receipts, quotes, and inspection reports
We can create a custom form to use on our systems that can be site and client specific, this streamlines the process by emailing all documentation from the field to your email within seconds of being completed.

Our People
Adam Brindle
Managing Director
Tanya Bezzo
PA to Managing Director
Carla Neaves
Facilities Manager & General Manager
Tom Goodman
Assistant Manager
Andrew Whincup
National Sales Manager
Sam Ward
Surveryor
Michaela Haydock
Finance Assistant
Our Values

Accountability

Delivering what we say we will deliver and exceeding expectations

Quality

Everything we do, we do to the highest standards possible

Integrity

Building relationships that last through trust and honesty

Accreditations

Procurement for housing

Japanese Knotweed Specialists is delighted be awarded it’s membership on the Procurement for Housing Framework (PfH) as a Tier 1 supplier for Japanese Knotweed and Invasive Weed treatments and eradication solutions.  As an TIER 1 PfH supplier, we offer all PfH members highly competitive and reliable Japanese Knotweed and Invasive Weed solutions.

What we offer PfH members:

Special pricing for PfH members – As one of the UK’s leading Japanese Knotweed and Invasive Weed specialists we will ensure that you receive very competitive pricing and the very best service.

Range of solutions – Our clients receive a complete solution with all surveys, treatments and completion certificates undertaken by highly qualified Invasive Weed engineers. We believe in exceptional service and that’s why we do not subcontract any of our work. We carry out herbicide treatments, screening, on-site burial, root barrier membranes, full excavation and removal off site, reduced digs. All our solutions are guaranteed and insured.

Peace of mind: All PfH members using our services have the peace of mind to know they are getting good value, an honest and reliable contractor that is fully insurance, licenced, EA approved, and takes Health and Safety and environmental requirements very seriously.

Accredited supplier status – As a Tier 1 preferred PfH and Buying Solutions supplier, you can have peace of mind knowing that you’re dealing with a pre-approved supplier that is recommended to deal with your organisation.

National coverage – Through our nationwide network of regional offices, we offer our customers all the benefits of a local service.

Environmental conscious – We care about the environment, therefore we offer the most efficient solution to take in account the client’s needs and environmental impacts.

As a Tier 1 accredited PfH supplier we can ensure competitive pricing and exceptional service for social housing providers looking to eradicate Japanese Knotweed, Giant Hogweed, Himalayan Balsam, Ragwort and even Buddleja.

PfH permits social housing providers to call directly on Japanese Knotweed Specialists, directly as we are the Tier 1 supplier through an EU-compliant framework agreement.

For more information on the PfH framework please visit: www.procurementforhousing.co.uk

Corporate Resposibility

We recognise our responsibility to the environment and wider community and strive to ensure it involves everyone.

We believe Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) should engage our employees, customers and suppliers to create a positive effect on the environment.

Key policies of our CSR objectives are:

Environment
We are constantly looking at new ways to increase efficiencies, reduce waste to ensure a positive long term effect on the environment, this includes supporting our customers with their own targets and objectives.

Communities
We work together and aim to build long-lasting relationships with our customers, local businesses, suppliers and the communities we live and work in. Operating locally ensures we can create win-win solutions for all and allows us to give back to the local community.