Wooden windows

Wooden windows & frame repairs

We repair wooden windows all the time, It is well worth the time and effort to repair timber windows and frames.

Traditional Joinery

With well over 45 years experience in carpentry, and fully functioning static and mobile workshops, I am able to offer all aspects of bespoke carpentry and joinery,

southampton door fitting

Changing internal or external doors

hanging your interior doors will have an immediate impact on the ambiance of your home.

Carpenter jobs

Continuous Handrail.

An elderly customer required a continuous handrail from the top to the bottom of a winding staircase. This was essential as they found it difficult to let go and remain steady before grabbing the next section. By providing this handrail…

Replacement of Front Porch

I was asked over the phone to do a repair. On my visit it soon became obvious this porch was way beyond repair. The roofing felt had perished letting in the rain which resulted in a completely rotten ceiling and…

Rebuilding a Victorian Style door.

 This door was almost beyond saving indeed at one point I thought is it really worth it.  The glazing had not been installed with adequate sealants so the rain had penetrated behind the beading at the base of the glass…

old tree

A Meeting with a Remarkable Tree

A meeting with a remarkable tree – said to be over a thousand years old. The location is the Wilts/Hants border… The YewAll trees are remarkable and for me the one that is the most remarkable of all is the yew. It’s…

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A custom made cupboard

Beautiful Hand-made Shelving Units

This shows a completed shelving unit which was built into a chimney breast in a Victorian terraced property. The object was to create a copy from a original that was taken out by a previous owner, using an old photo.

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Boat joinery in southampton

Boat Joinery and Boat or Yacht Repairs

The restoration of the interior of this boat, a 40ft Edwardian Gentleman’s Motor Yacht, to give it its correct description, was undertaken back in the early 1990s using reclaimed pitch pine sourced from the old Southampton dock. It was finished over a…

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