The GARDNER family have been involved with building and selling custom built "quality" PC's, Laptops and computer related products since 1992.
However, in February 1996 with the move to our new offices and showroom at Chadderton in Oldham and formerly transferring the business from trade only to selling to the general public, our expansion plans really started.
In April 2001 we are very proud to announce PC Assist have been appointed the AMD "approved" reseller for the Oldham and district area.
In May 2001 we are very proud to announce PC Assist have been appointed the Minolta-QMS colour LASER printer "approved" reseller for the Oldham and district area.
We're on the move again from the 1st May 2001 you'll find us at our "new" showroom and repair centre at 49 Union Street, Oldham, Lancashire.
May 2002 sees PC Assist set up it's own high speed Internet Service with no monthly charges, click here for more details.
April 2007 we are very proud to announce PC Assist have been appointed the nVidia "approved" reseller for the Oldham and district area.
December 2008 sees Nathan Gardner taking over the day to day running of PC Assist from his father after 15 years. It's not retirement just a well earned rest said Ian. Let's look forward to 2009 and the usual Quality of Service you have become used to from PC Assist.
January 2010 sees Ian Gardner back at the helm of PC Assist. Let's look forward to 2010 and the usual Quality of Service you have become used to from PC Assist. Nathan has now gone to work for 02 in Manchester in their Customer Care department.
July 2011 sees the launch of PC Assist new eCommerce web-site.
July 2012 sees PC Assist go into part time operation with the sad illness of Ian's wife Barbara who has been diagnosed with MND (Motor Neurone Disease). It is our intention to service our clients as quickly as possible but please bear in mind the contraints we are attempting to work under.
August 2013 see's the sad loss of Ian's wife Barbara, I will try and keep you all informed of what happens next at PC Assist so watch this space for more information.
September 2013 will see PC Assist go into full time operation again, our standard opening times can be found on the "Contact Us" page on our web-site.
July 2016 see's the PC Assist shop on Union Street in Oldham close after 15 years at this location and 24 years in the town, we are operating from our home in Middleton selling, supplying and repairing mainly laptops, tablet's, 2in1's and ultrabooks.
June 2017 see's the PC Assist shop make it's final move to Lower Broadheath, Worcester, WR2 6SH.
Main UK suppliers for AMD, Intel, Lenovo, HP, Dell, Toshiba, Acer and ASuS to name but a few. Over 26 years experience and 1,000's upon 1,000's of satisfied customers, even it's just a small repair or full blown "custom built" system, for satisfaction and total peace of mind use PC Assist.
We always offer a professional and friendly attitude to all our clients and we have managed to keep that unique quality we have always strived for, and that is of building and selling:-
"Custom Built Computers For The Discerning Users. At AFFORDABLE Prices"