News & Events

Two New Bovis Contracts

We have had our tender accepted for two new Bovis Homes sites in Devon, one being at Chudleigh, just off the A38 and Seaton a picturesque town on the East Devon coast.

We are under taking the carpentry and drylining on these sites, amongst other things. The strong relationship with Bovis Homes continues to grow and brings stability to our business.

Golf Day Glory!

This year was our 26th annual MJ Stevens Golf Day, with a great turn out of 36 well-dress, well-drilled constuction industry golfers. Hosted at the prestigious Bovey Castle on Dartmoor an exciting day was had by all, with a foggy start clearing up to be a day of glorious sunshine. The evening hosted by Mike Stevens, announced our winners and current company bio, thanking all staff, suppliers and contractors.

The much antisipated Apprentice of the Year was announced for 2014; Rory Barrow, brother of former winner and fellow carpenter Ellis.

The Golfing Winners were as follows;

Team - 'Woodbury Wonders'; Russell Angus, Nigel Bolt, Stuart Jamieson and Peter How.
3rd - Nick Redman (Stevens Homes)
2nd - Malcolm Hooper (MJ Stevens Carpentry)
1st - Ben Stevens (MJ Stevens Carpentry)

Thank you to all who partisipated, contributed, hosted, sponsored and joined us.

Drylining Apprenticeships



MJ Stevens are after enthusiastic and energetic young people ready to take the first step on the construction ladder.

Are you looking to start a career in construction?

Do you want to become a qualified plasterer/dryliner?

Earn whilst you learn?

A short college course followed by on-site taught stages of the plastering/drylining world.

This two year course will set you up for a career in site drylining.

Start the 2014 course in November.

Send all CV’s and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


01392 874007

New Sites with C G Fry

Whimple and Chideock are two new locations just added to the expanse of places MJ Stevens are working in. These two new site are for long term clients CG Fry and Son. Whimple, located near Cranbrook, an area we have a large amount of work going on allows us to further expand our labour force East of Exeter. Chideock, located nr Bridport is somewhere we have worked in the past and looking forward returning to.

Drylining Division Win 2 New Sites

Our drylining division have been succesful of late, winning 2 new sites in Cornwall. One for Kier in St. Stephens and the other for Persimmon Homes in Liskeard. We have seen huge growth in the Cornwall area over the past 3 years and it is great to see the continued expansion of this market. We are very much looking forward to starting on these sites and to further our cornwall client base.

If you are a CSCS carded dryliner looking to work on these project please contact us fill our your details

Tiling Division Help Barratt to NHBC Award

Barratt Homes at Phoenix in Bridgwater have recently been awarded the coverted 'Pride in the Job' award. This is true recognition for the hard work put in by all the site staff. Paul, Site Manager, was helped to achieve this using MJ Stevens wall tiling. Well done to our excellent team of wall tilers and Supervisor Nigel Gilbert.

Well done Paul! Hopefully many more to come!

Liquid Screed

We have our own in-house team of liquid screed experts who regularly carry out liquid screed jobs in Exeter, Devon, Somerset and Cornwall. By having our own pump we can facilitate a large range of different liquid screed floors. Liquid screed is a unique method to provide the best flooring to under-floor heating and a quick, easy, slick method of working. To find out more look on our liquid screed page.  and post your enquiry to the contact us page.

Continued Growth

With an upturn in the market very apparent, we have been awared two new contracts with Persimmon Homes in Wellington and Cranbrook nr Exeter. These are both sites we have been working on for years and have large, well established labour pools in both of these areas across all of our trades.

If you have sites coming up in these locations or are looking to work in the Somerset or Exeter area, speak to us via our contact us page.

New Site with Bovis Homes

We have recently been awarded a new multi-trade contract with Bovis Homes. These are for the new exciting development in Chudleigh.

Chudleigh is an area we have worked in before allowing us the flexabilty to use our Newton Abbot and Exeter labour pools to service the site. We continue to grow across all of our trades and we would welcome applications for new CSCS qualified tradesmen.

MJ Stevens Renew Chiefs Sponsorship

MJ Stevens has just renewed the long running sponsorship deal with Exeter Chiefs. We have supported and followed the club ever since the County Ground days and have continued to, what is now, the World Cup hosting Sandy Park. We hold our prime-located Sign board and our grandstand seats for clients and friends alike to enjoy.

All best for the 2014/15 season Exeter!!