Porch Canopy

Here’s a fabulous porch canopy built in Gosforth this week. The brackets are made from Accoya and match next door. The framing is also Accoya with softwood T&G soffit. The roof covering will be code 5 lead then a nice lick of white paint.

End of February all ready!

Well time flies when you’re busy, I can’t believe it’s the end of Feb already. Here’s a good job finished off earlier. Replacing a fanlight in a house in Gosforth. The old one had been knocked about and altered to fit an outside light and looked a mess. New one made in my workshop, double […]

Happy Christmas

That’s it for the year, tools packed away and the paperwork up to date. Looking forward to some interesting jobs coming up next year so I’ll keep you all posted. Happy Christmas everyone and a prosperous New Year.

Arched Double Doors

Fitted these fantastic Accoya double doors and frame in Gosforth recently. The doors are 57mm thick and have a heritage multipoint locking mechanism, working from the euro profile cylinder. Double glazed fanlight with numbers hand painted on.

New porch in Gosforth

A beautiful porch finished this week in Gosforth. Made from Accoya to match the existing porch that was beyond repair. New slate roof with lead flashings and a lead covering to the small canopy over the door. All ready for a lick of paint.

New Front Door

A massive Accoya front door hung this week in Gosforth. Made to be an exact match for the old one that was badly warped. I matched the glass details and the mouldings. Four new hinges, locks and letter plate but re-used the existing knobs. The door is 950 x 2039 x 55mm thick and is […]

Mobile Phone Problems

Sorry if you have been trying to call my mobile over the last few days. There is an issue with a local mast in the Gosforth area resulting in very poor signal. You can always call my landline and leave a message and I’ll call you back. Hopefully the boffins a Vodafone can get it […]

Victorian Staircase Repair

A tricky job this week repairing a Victorian staircase that had been butchered. New ends on the treads, new brackets and new spindles. Also new nosings along the landing. managed to tighten the existing handrail and bold the newel up from the floor to stiffen it up. Looks a lot better.

Happy Christmas Everyone

Well that’s the last job finished today, tools packed up and put away until next year. Happy Christmas to all my customers and suppliers and I look forward to working with you all next year. Best wishes, Stephen