About Us

With over 40 years experience, M Ralph Builder has built its reputation on delivering quality and unsurpassed value. We undertake any building and joinery work regardless how small the project with exceptional attention to detail. Our unrivalled house building service gives customers a turnkey package if required, and we will provide everything from the initial plans and local authority applications, right through to carpeting, painting and tiling.

Meet the team

Mick Ralph

Mick is the Company Chairman and started the company in 1969. He is a time served bricklayer and has always been ‘hands on’. Mick has the overall responsibility for the day to day running of the company and it’s associated businesses. Mick has four sons all who have various responsibilities within the company. MR Builder Ltd prides itself on quality homes and insists on the utmost care throughout the construction phases, through to the sales, and after sales giving you that genuine ‘feel’ from a family owned and run company.

Dean Ralph

Dean is the Managing Director and has overall responsibility for the running of house building sites and contracts. He is also responsible for house sales and aftercare. Dean is a time served joiner and started working for the family business in 1982, since leaving school. Dean lives in the nearby village of Burstwick, (in one of his own houses!), and is married with four children. Dean is a keen amateur rugby league player and has represented his country internationally, playing the amateur game at its highest level.

John Taylor

John is the company quantity surveyor and estimator. He joined the company in 1988, and mainly works on the contracts side of the company. John is married and lives in one of the local Holderness villages.

Sarah Marshall

Sarah has worked for the Company for since 1989, starting as a school leaver. She is responsible for the purchasing and sales accounting for Ralph's Building Supplies. Sarah lives in the local historic town of Hedon and likes sport and socialising.


Pete joined the company from school, starting as apprentice bricklayer and after serving his time, has through hard work and a special ability been promoted to Site Manager. Pete is experienced in a wide range of most general building practices and is only too willing to help others in need. Pete lives in the nearby city of Hull with his wife and children.

Lauraine Tennison

Lauraine joined the team at MR Builder in 2004 to assist the Sales Coordinator and to help with the Ralph Building supplies administration. She lives in Burton Pidsea with her two daughters and enjoys walking out in the countryside.


Building & Joinery

M Ralph Builder provides a full range of building and joinery services from driveways and drains to full house builds.

Nags Head Mews Development

M Ralph Builder is pleased to announce our latest development. Find out details and register interest here.

Building Supplies

Our building supplies shop provides a huge range of tools and building materials and is open to public and trade.