I work with great individuals, small-to-medium sized businesses and start-ups.
I aim to have a great relationship with all my clients where I can add value to their business by being dependable, honest and by doing the type of work that makes a difference.
I’m based locally in Wolverhampton (West Midlands) and spend a lot of my time working in and around, Dudley, Walsall, Birmingham, Coventry & the rest of the West Midlands.
I also work remotely across the rest of the UK.
Freelance Web Designer & Developer
Just so you know a little bit about me, my name is Timothy Oxendale, I am 29 years old and I was born and raised in Blackburn (Lancashire). I moved from Blackburn down to Birmingham over 10 years ago and I am now living around the corner in Bilston (Wolverhampton) with my wife, dogs (Hugh & Rosie) and my 2 cats.
I have been designing websites since I was 14 years old, but as a professional freelance web designer for over 8 years.
I donate my services to local charities and non-profit organisations in and around the Midlands. I do this one day every month. Get in contact, if you feel you could benefit from this service. I also donate food and supplies to the local Animal Rescue Centres as well as equipment to the local Scout group.
I have a simplified design style, I believe design should work with content, not dominate it. The same can be said for how I build websites. I like to keep my website markup clean and optimised for search engines. I believe usability is an integral part of the design and development process and something I’m constantly striving to improve.
I believe freelancing is more of a lifestyle than a job and I’m in it for the long run. I do try to stick to my office hours 9am to 6pm Monday to Friday, however I am flexible, you’ll find that if you email me Friday afternoon with a list of amendments, chances are they will be done and ready for your return to work on Monday morning.
I have a quicker start and fast turn-around time, as I usually only work on a couple of projects at any one time. This mean you will be a priority, whatever your website size or complexity.
Any enquiries, questions and uncertainties you may have are all answered by me, not a salesperson or account manager. However if I am with another client, I do have a lovely person who answers my phone to take a message. These get sent directly to me, straight away, wherever I am. A close designer-client relationship means that I have a much better understanding of your goals and requirements, producing fewer errors and invariably a better end result.
I have experience with lots of different kinds of business and knowledge spanning a wide variety of industries. Whether you are a blogger, an airline, or in a field I am yet to come across, I am able to use my experience, learning from you, to achieve the best outcome for you.
I work hard, have lower running costs and overheads than an agency, this gets passed on, you receive much better value for money.
I listen to your requirements, so I can deliver what’s is right for you. I like to work one on one and collaborate during every stage, using open communication and feedback, to build your perfect website.
I have been a freelance web designer & developer for the majority of my working life, I quickly learned that the phrase ‘time is money’ is often true. I work quickly and efficiently, managing my time effectively to ensure that I can produce the best work for you, within your timescale.
One of my clients wrote a review that summed all of this perfectly
"Everyone needs a Tim!"
Tim very quickly and efficiently transferred our Wordpress website to a new host. Very pleased with his service.
We'd been putting off some much needed customisation of our Wordpress theme without really understanding how to proceed. After posting questions unsuccessfully on various forums, we found Tim together with an immediate solution. Not only did he quickly identify a fix, he gave us more flexibility than we thought possible. Highly recommended - expert, prompt, professional and excellent value for money. I only wish we'd found Tim ages ago :)
He is local to Wolverhampton, we were expecting to have to use someone in London. He did a fantastic job on our businesses new WooCommerce site, its integrated into our CRM & accounting software which other Wordpress experts had said could not be done.
I contacted Tim on the weekend to help with my Wordpress site /blog that had 'broken' due to what I thought was a plugin issue that had been bubbling away for some time. Tim promptly got back to me and got stuck into resolving the issue which didn't take him long to crack at all. Turns out it wasn't a plugin issue but a hosting issue but as well as fixing the issue, Tim kindly upgraded my 'difficult' plugin and some others whilst he was working on my issue. Fantastic service with clear communication every step of the way, a very transparent charging structure and excellent technical and knowledgeable support. I feel a lot better knowing that I can call on Tim for support if needed even if out of normal hours which let's face it is when these problems always seem to happen. Highly recommended!
Well I don’t know what I would have done without Tim. I found him online as my Wordpress site had lost all its images and I couldn’t get site up and running. I had a big blog going live the next day and as a photographer I needed my images. Within 3 hours he had backed my site up, fixed the problem and it was all up and running again. He worked that very evening for me. Having two young boys and no time to do anything I was just over the moon to wake up to a fully functioning site. I have just briefed him to look at some more work. I trusted him and I’m so glad I did. Thank you Tim you are a star!
Tim is absolutely fabulous! I am so happy with my new look website. Tim listened to exactly what I wanted and delivered a finished product that was way above my expectation. He is professional, always contactable and also extremely patient - especially if you are not very IT savvy! I would highly recommend him for all your website needs.
Out of the many developers we have worked with (including a multitude of costly London based developers), Tim is by far the best we have come across. His no nonsense approach to revamping our website made the task quick and simple, leaving us with a completely refreshed look at a very reasonable price. We couldn't recommend Tim's Solutions enough!
Tim was amazing, so speedy and responsive, he got my website back up and running within an hour! I highly recommend!
I was very pleased with a new website that Tim created for me. Good value for money and Tim was very accommodating when it came to requests to make changes and tweak the design.
Tim is a pleasure to work with and completed all the work I needed doing quickly and to a high standard. Would Recommend!!
Tim is extremely approachable and certainly knows his stuff! He sat with me, answered questions I had about my blog and made improvements - exactly what I was looking for. It's great to have made a trustworthy contact and know I'll be in touch with Tim for further support in the future.
It's been a pleasure working with Tim on relaunching www.huntandwilson.com. Tim rebuilt the site from scratch, simplified user experience and really helped bring our ideas to life. Great job and look forward to continuing to improve and develop the site.
Glad to have finally found a local company to help me out! Keep it local Birmingham!
Goes above and beyond expectations, over the past year I have worked with Tim on numerous occasions and I hope we can carry on for many more years.
My website developed an error overnight, I emailed Tim at 7 in the morning and within 45min the site was up and working again. Good job.
Tim is an awesome guy to work with. He gives great advice, produced a fantastic site for me and continues to provide help and support. Couldn't of asked for more.
I highly recommend Tim as his service ticks all the boxes!
I had lots of ideas of how I wanted my business website to look and Tim created this and added more! very reliable, quick to respond and friendly. Would highly recommend.
Thank you so much Tim, I love my website, everything is perfect. Thank you for listening to me. taking the time to help and making everything so easy for me
It’s rare that you come across a truthful web designer like Tim. I had the pleasure of working with Tim for over two years on several projects. I have always been impressed with how quickly Tim gets back to you and the quality of his work.
Tim is very enthusiastic in helping businesses succeed online. Tim's priority is customer service and it shows in his work. I would gladly recommend more businesses take a look at what Tim can do for your business.
Tim is very reliable. He explains technical details in the way that our team understands and always finds the best solution to the problem. His appreciation of both technical and business realities makes him the perfect partner.
Thank you very much Tim for your very quick turnaround in solving our website problem. Within one hour our site was back up and running as normal and Tim had carefully explained where the issue occurred and offered further advice. Money very well spent and saved us days of stress. Highly recommended, the perfect solution to fixing our website problem. Thanks again!
Tim is easy to talk to and understood from the go what i needed. Looking for a good web developer is like finding a needle in a hay stack. Any time i have needed help tim has been there replying within minutes to my dramatic emails (i stress ha)..The man is a specialist so if you are looking to build your business properly and professionally then look no further...
Awesome fellow to deal with. really knows his stuff, which is needed to achieve the best results
Tim has helped me for the last couple of years with my wordpress site. He is by far the most helpful and knowledgable IT guy i have ever used. Please don't hesitate to pick up the phone to him as he's very well priced and always carries out the work promptly.
Tim's service is excellent. He is professional, easy to work with and knows everything there is to know about IT. I would not hesitate in hiring him.
Everyone needs a Tim! He's my go-to for all WordPress queries and his approachable manner makes him a pleasure to work with. He just 'gets it' and is always happy to help regardless of the size of job. A true technical whizz. So much time and frustration saved! Much appreciated :-)
Tim is the best!! I am so glad I had him to help me with my site, he is patient and listened to everything I wanted making the final product easy to navigate and just what I wanted. Tim will always be my first choice as a website designer and I will be recommending him to everyone!!!!!!
Another web developer I was using let me down, so I needed someone who could step in and quickly sort some issues on my website. Tim was extremely helpful from the first contact I had with him and acted quickly to resolve my issues. All the work Tim did for me was of the highest quality and I will definitely be using him again in the future!
I donate my services to local charities and non-profit organisations, I do this one day every month.
If you feel you could benefit from this or know someone that would please get in contact.
I’m currently looking to fill the spaces from April 2019 onwards.
I carefully calculate the carbon emissions produced as a result of my servers, computers, transport and a few other bits. I then offset these emissions by planting trees in the West Midlands. As the trees I plant are young, and will absorb much more carbon as they grow, I ensure the long term goal of being carbon positive.
My home/office is using 100% renewable electricity and green gas.
All my standard paper and media come from well managed sustainable forests with FSC or PEFC certifications.
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