Study reveals where Barrow is ranked for the most building scams


SCAMS: Barrow ranked sixth in most complaints of building scams

A STUDY has revealed that Barrow has the sixth most complaints regarding building scams.

According to the Clothes2Order, Barrow is right behind Stockport in the number of complaints regarding building scam complaints.

The town received 92 complaints which is equal to 137.9 complaints out of every 1000 people.

Wyre stands at the top with 206, and 182.2 complaints per 100,000.

The survey states: “The majority of builders and tradespeople are good, honest professionals and the sector is driving incredible growth within the UK, but just like with any other service, you have to be on your guard against scams and dishonest practices.

“While it is only a small minority of bad…

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