Birstall builders limber up for winter
Local housebuilder Jelson Homes recently brought the gym to one of its new developments in a bid to encourage its builders to warm up for the working day through the winter months.
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Taking time away from building the development, off Loughborough Road, the group of Jelson builders and decorators also had fun testing out gym equipment such as a stationary bike and a battling rope.
Jackie Woodward, sales manager for Jelson Homes, says: “The health and safety of our staff is of paramount importance to us. During the winter, the lower temperatures can lead to more physical injuries as people forget about how their muscles need to warm up. We want to help the builders see the importance of keeping active in order to do their job safely.”
Hallam Fields features three-, four- and five-bedroom properties, with prices ranging from £169,950 to £389,950. From traditional properties set over two storeys to three-storey townhouses, and semi-detached to detached homes, there is a variety of house types to suit all househunters’
Nick Jelley said: “I have really enjoyed teaching the guys some simple tips for warming up. It is something I’ve never done before, but making sure you are correctly warmed up before doing any physical activity is crucial to avoid injury.”
Hallam Fields is located just north of Leicester, which boasts enviable shopping facilities. Birstall itself has plenty to offer with a fantastic array of outlets and general amenities catering for your every-day needs.
As with all Jelson homes, you get a lot more for your money than just bricks and mortar: you can rest assured that each property is built to traditional standards, with features such as solid internal walls, fitted kitchens from Jelson’s own workshop and Jelson-made PVCu windows, setting them apart from the competition. Also, the majority of homes come with a garage, with some of the larger properties featuring a double garage.
To find out more about the selection of homes at Hallam Fields, visit the sales office located off Loughborough Road, open daily, 11am–5pm: 0116 267 7762 | www.jelson.co.uk.