Kevin was just 16 when he first started out in the electrical industry, with his father gaining vital experience to be able to progress in his career. After losing his father aged 23 Kevin went self-employed and this was the start of his own venture with his father’s contacts.
Kevin still has a few clients from his dad’s profile, one of them being one of his proudest contracts in looking after AFC Bournemouth, who he had served for more than 40 years. Kevin has gone on to secure jobs within local schools and trusts, language colleges, multi-million pound warehouses, churches and gained a good reputation within the local community.
The business has grown into a family business with both of Kevin’s sons working within,
Mark is in the office and has been working within the business for 18 years and joined the company from a reputable electrical wholesalers, his youngest son Kris is on the tools and client-based, kris has now been working for the business for 14 years after joining just weeks after leaving school and taking his apprenticeship within.
The company has 8 employees who all have many years of experience between them, with over half of the employees having worked for Kevin for more than decade.
Kevin’s approach with the company is to provide a friendly, safe, trusted and fair service for any size job. Within all the years of experience there aren’t many things we cannot offer, if you wish to contact us regarding any Job please follow then “contact us” on the website and we will do our best to help.
Our team work for several local schools, hotels, property management companies, carrying out electrical condition reports (EICR), fire alarm installations and maintenance, emergency lighting installations and maintenance, video/door entry systems, local building companies and people in their own dwellingsSee Our Services
What Our Clients Say...
AFC Bournemouth Ltd have had a close working relationship with Kevin and son for a great number of years. We have found him to be extremely helpful, knowledgeable and competitive in pricing.
Kevin Wilkins Electrical will also go out of their way to ensure a smooth running of the club during normal operating hours when required and in covering electrical issues on matchdays.
Graeme Toogood, Maintenance Manager at AFCB
We have been using the service of Kevin Wilkins electrical for over 10 years now and they have become one of our most trusted contractors.
As both Managing Agents (ARMA) & Letting Agents (ARLA Property Mark) our demands are varied in both scale and difficulty (from routine electrical testing to large scale installs and maintenance projects) but KW always exceed our expectations with their knowledge and ability in all areas. Their after care service is also exceptional with a commitment to customer satisfaction a key component.
As a family business, we share the same principals of good service & quality at a reasonable price and would have no hesitation is recommending their services to any other agent or private customer.