M & J Ballantyne established over eighty years ago, have a reputation for the highest quality of design and craftsmanship. 

Michael Ballantyne, grandson of the founder of the company and eldest son of the late Kenneth Ballantyne, is now at the helm of M & J Ballantyne.  Michael follows in the footsteps of his father, Kenneth, who in 1970 took over the business from his father and grew it from strength to strength. 

Michael, with the help of his management team, continues to develop the business and ensure that the high standards of his forefathers, upon which the firm’s reputation and strength was built, are maintained.

Scottish Borders House Builders & contractors...

The firm has undertaken many varied contracts, as well as a house builder in the Scottish Borders, the firm can lay claim to the development or refurbishment of much of modern Kelso and the surrounding area; including the swimming pool, Edenside and Broomlands Primary Schools, Kelso Health Centres (original building and modern day extension), Abbotsford House conservation (Sir Walter Scotts home), Dewars Lane Granary Berwick-Upon-Tweed, The National Library of Scotland external refurbishment and various local authority and housing association developments.