No matter how hard I try the more I try to smile the more moody I look! 😂 Oh well, here's a pic of me (happy - honest) before I started to restore this old chair. Furniture restoration is one of the services I offers. Whatever the task, just ask!
Over the years, exposed to the elements even the best made doors become pray to the weather. So, the only thing to do is build a new door, protecting the contents in this building for another 15 - 20 years. Whatever the task, just ask!
A lovely family in Farsley want to store their dryer on top of their washing machine. They also wanted two storage shelves to house washing powder and other items. So they now have a custom built solution. As well as the storage solution, they wanted to create a rustic looking shelf for their TV to … Continue reading Storage and up-cycling
Looking for a new woodshed and garden storage box? Not the ones you can buy flat-packed, which last - maybe - a winter, but ones that will last years! These custom items were made for a customer in Bramley and will withstand anything the UK weather can flow at it. Their existing storage solutions couldn't … Continue reading Wood shed and storage box
These doors are so unique you can't find them anymore, which is why restoration was the only option to maintain the look of the conservatory in Otley. Over the many years the weather had pretty much rotted away the bottom section of the doors. Careful - clinical - restoration was in order to ensure these … Continue reading Saving rare doors
Although I love every job I do, not matter if its a handyman job or a woodcraft project, but sometimes I really love the more interesting projects, like restoring six Victorian - style posts, which have been badly damaged by the weather. Got a handyman, woodcraft or restoration project ini mind? Whatever the task, just … Continue reading Saving Victorian decorative posts
Repairing, restoring, installing decking in Otley
A family in Farsley were expecting to take delivery of some new bikes and want to keep them safe. The current door was rotten and needed to be replaced with something within budget and strong. They also wanted extra securty measures that they could chain their new bikes too. Again, the whole project needed to … Continue reading Shut that new door
A little while ago Nicole, a member of staff at St Oswald’s Primary School in Guisley, Leeds, asked me to make a mud kitchen for their reception class. Following on from the mud kitchen, I returned to make a cafe counter front and seating area for the children to play coffee shop. All the items … Continue reading Child’s play, St Oswald’s Primary School
A customer who lives in Calverley discovered all of the cabinet framing and panelling in the living room was invested with woodworm. All the invested timber was safety removed and the cabinets, including the framing and panels were re-made. All the skirting also had to be removed and replaced, along with some of the shelving. … Continue reading Woodworm sees makeover