About Us

Who we are, what we do and why we do it.

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Who we are

C Franklin Ltd is friendly family run businesses that pride us on providing an affordable and reliable service. Established in 2008 and Safe Contractor approved we have installed hoist systems for many large hospitals, hospices, special needs schools and also in private residences. We have built up a large service client base and receive most of this work through recommendation.

What we do

-We provide twice annual servicing with testing documentation, reports and test labels.

-We carry out repairs that require the ordering of parts and installations from a multitude of market brands.

-We carry out changing bed recovering and maintenance.

We are also a firm that has the privilege of being associated with, and sub contracts to Liko Hill-Rom, managing installations of the Liko Hill-Rom fantastic range of products from site surveys to the completed install.

Why we do it

We have a daughter who has severe Global Development Delay and know first hand how costly anything “special needs” can be therefore we aim to offer all repairs, parts and servicing at a reasonable price whilst still ensuring a fantastic service.

Where we do it

We cover the entire South East of England.

What our clients say about us

  • I have had the pleasure of working with C Franklin Ltd for a year now, and being a special needs school I believe that C Franklin Ltd has met the needs of the school.  Responsible for servicing our slings, mobile hoists, ceiling track hoists and changing beds. C Franklin Ltd has done an excellent job and has portrayed good value for money.

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    Mr Fokuo Achamfour-Yeboah | School Business Manager
  • C Franklin Ltd. have been associated with Mapledown School for a few years now and, in the last year have taken over the servicing contract for all our hoists (mobile, gantry and overhead ), all our changing beds and more recently other smaller powered items of equipment, standing frames and school chairs.

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    Mr David Aarons | School Deputy Head

Meet the team

  • Gemma Hacking


    Gemma Hacking is responsible for making sure the business runs smooth and liaises with the client base.

    E: [email protected]M: 07715084128

  • Paul Hacking


    Paul Hacking is responsible for consultations, and project management of installs.
    Paul also bring strong quantitative skills to the business.

    E: [email protected]M: 07776078028