About Us

A privatly held and self-funded company.

Our Company

Chkserv was founded in October 2017, Darren wanted to create a company for his new managed WordPress platform to keep it separate from his cPanel hosting service, Torpix. He also began to offer WordPress services to help people with issues, such as malware removal. The service is available to anyone, even if they’re hosting their websites at any other hosting provider.

I.T Services

Darren has been offering I.T services since 2009 in Oxfordshire. In June 2017, He moved to North Devon and offering the services to the residents of Bideford, Barnstaple and the sourrounding area’s.

We still operate in Oxfordshire via remote access. Darren is Microsoft certified in MCDST and CompTIA A+

Hosting Services

Darren has been offering webhosting to his clients from all over the world. Mainly for small busineses and WordPress enthusiasts since 2011 via the Torpix Hosting brand.

The servers are on a DDoS protected network in an ultra-secure tier3+ datacentre. Using tier1 bandwidth carriers for the lowest latency possible.

Our History

January 6

IT Services

Offered IT services under the "Torpix Computers" brand.
June 15

Founded Torpix Hosting

Torpix Hosting was founded on the 15th June 2011.
February 1

Acquired WeBookedIt.com

We acquired a hotel meta-search engine website.
August 10


Chkserv is now the parent company.
October 12

Managed WordPress Hosting

Premium managed WordPress service launches.
May 1

Chkserv launches ChkAId.

ChkAid is a WordPress fixing service for everyone.