About  John

I worked as a professional Mechanical Engineer for over 20 years in various regions around the world, from the Sahara Desert, to Arctic Russia, to the USA, eventually returning to Scotland.  In 2010 my family and I settled in Auchterarder, so that we could be close to my family in Perth.

​I am disciplined and methodical in my approach to work and I enjoy the challenge of solving technical issues. Over the years, in my ‘free’ time, I pursued my passion for home improvement in each of our family homes, renovating, fixing, and restoring both the interior and outside spaces. The results led to requests for my skills to be put to use in the homes of family and friends, and Auchterarder Handyman began from there…