About us

A national business built on family values

We are an award-winning property maintenance company with a very clear mission: to deliver a safe workforce that provides quality service, commitment and sustainability to communities throughout the UK.

Since our humble beginnings with the Seddon brothers, George and John, we have continued to deliver industry-leading projects that improve the welfare of our customers.

Forever innovative, treating each project with as much passion and dynamism as the last - we are proud to offer a wide range of services for various industries.

How it all began

The story begins in 1897 - It was in the last years of the 19th century that brothers George and John Seddon took their first steps on the remarkable journey that has led to the present day success of the companies that bear their name.

Our Vision

OUR VISION is to be recognised as a highly reputable building and maintenance provider, developing our legacy of financial security, compassion, and pride in what we do, whilst looking after the interests of our employees, customers and communities.

Our Mission

OUR MISSION is to empower our people to fulfil their potential, provide safe places of work and to deliver outstanding quality through a trained and sustainable workforce.

The Novus Way

The NOVUS values give you a flavour of the qualities you need to be successful in our business. The Novus Way gives some insight into the way we need to behave and how we work together to create a stronger and more successful business.

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What our clients say

A job well done!
We've received lots of great compliments about our new look from residents and centre users. On behalf of the staff, directors, volunteers and centre users I’d like to extend our grateful thanks to Novus.
Centre Manager, Northside Community Centre
The work was delivered efficiently and swiftly
The external facade upgrade has transformed our school and created a welcoming and safe environment for the children today, and in the future, to learn.
Head Teacher, Barnwell Academy
Please pass on my thanks to your operatives
Please pass on my thanks to all of your operatives for completing a fantastic end product at Barclays Bank. I look forward to working together on many more projects.
Project Manager, ESH Facilities
Going above and beyond in your work
The work is always completed to an excellent standard and the guys are always polite and friendly to our staff and residents. The team have always gone above and beyond to help us on various projects.
Project Surveyor, Longhurst and Havelok Homes