Our Client Testimonials

John is the best! He knows underpinning very well. We’re amazed with the quality of his work. Will use his services again, and will recommend him to our colleagues. Thank you, John!


John was fantastic through the entire process of performing some foundation repairs on our house. Very friendly and knowledgeable.

John Smith

Thank you for a job well done. Your professional service and friendly conversation was appreciated. I have no hesitation in recommending your company to others.

Yolanda Kodele

Excellent Service, highly recommended. Will not hesitate to tell my family and friends about JR Southern Underpinning’s services! Thank you, John and the team!

Simon King

John has extensive knowledge of underpinning and delivers a great product.

Stephen Keeley

John and the team did a great job on our property. Excellent workmanship. Prompt service. Highly recommend them for any underpinning and structural restoration projects

Liam Craig

John is professional and truly an expert in his field. He was prompt, communicates well and is very transparent with his quote.

Mark Rae

John has been excellent to work with. Have appreciated his down-to-earth advice and personable manner. He has a helpful network of other great tradies to get all aspects of the job done. Professional, thoughtful and high-quality work.

Greg Petherick

John has extensive knowledge and significant expertise in all facets of underpinning and foundation repairs. We highly recommend him and his team.

Aaron Stark

“I was dreading the underpinning of our eastern wall, but it was very straightforward, professional and the mess was beautifully cleaned up. We are very happy and can thoroughly recommend John for his service! 5 stars!”

Chris Champion

“JR is a bit of a legend… great can-do attitude, nothing is too hard, takes the time to have a chat….. and loves it when you make a coffee!! A real Jack of all trades!”

Melanie Xavier

“John was fantastic did such a great and the way it was meant to be. Very knowledgeable and helpful.. left it like he was never there. Highly recommend.”

Brett Camac

“John was absolutely fantastic. Extremely professional, punctual and his workmanship was amazing. All the pavers were replaced and looked like they’d never been touched. Could not recommend him highly enough he is brilliant.”

Peter Bruce

Underpinning by John was fully explained ,costed and executed with precision. He knows his craft and has a wealth of diverse experience. John went above and beyond ensuring that each aspect of the work was done on time and to a high standard. John’s purpose was to do the very best job for my heritage property and that’s exactly what he did. John’s listens well and asks clarifying questions to make sure there is a shared understanding about the work to be done. I have no hesitation in recommending John for quality workmanship.

Andrea Barker

John was an absolute God send and a pleasure to deal with. His knowledge and passion for what he does added invaluable experience to the project and made the process much more enjoyable. I found him to amicable, trust worthy and good to communicate with. For what was a challenging and multifaceted project all work was completed by either John or his teams to a high standard and I would not hesitate in having him undertake further work on the same or other projects.

Alistair Loose