Our Story

It all started with one little van...

The Mears story began in 1988 when a little known maintenance contractor in Gloucestershire, with a tiny work force, took its first steps as Mears Limited. Within four years Mears won its first local authority contract and achieved a remarkable £2.5 million turnover! All from a cosy portacabin.


1. We acquired IRT in August 2022 to compliment the services we already provide. IRT's acquisition will help us to quickly develop intelligent retrofit plans for our clients to help decarbonise ageing housing stock and support meeting Net Zero by 2050. 2. Mears Group secures £5.18m of funding via the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund (SHDF), which is part of a £15m overall investment to undertake energy efficiency works to over 450 homes in three locations across the UK