Video: Expansion of Art Gallery

On March 3, 2013, in Building, Video Articles, by joinerbuilder

3D Plans for Gallery near Preston, Lancashire. See More Videos. We have created a 3D walkthrough of Ascot Studios contemporary art gallery to assist in the visualisation and forward planning of the proposed structural alterations. The gallery and studio spaces will be joined by a wide new opening, vastly increasing the amount of gallery wall [...]

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Video: Retro-Fit an Oak Roof Truss

On September 8, 2012, in Building, Joinery, Maintenance, Roofing, Video Articles, by joinerbuilder

Barn Conversion in Water, Rossendale, Lancashire See More Videos. Time-lapse video: Retro-fitting a traditional oak roof truss. The property had already been re-rooved and slated, with the new ridge beam passing a few inches above the post seating of the old ridge. A cleat had been fixed to the side of the post to extend [...]

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In Pictures: Traditional Roof Repairs

On September 1, 2012, in Building, In Pictures, Joinery, Roofing, by joinerbuilder

Roof repairs near Blackburn, Lancashire. More Picture Articles. We were sent the following photograph of a six metre wide, softwood roof truss in a historic barn in Rossendale, Lancashire. The building was undergoing renovations and had already been re-rooved. Ideally the truss should have been replaced before the roof was put on, so this job [...]

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CCF #2: Construction: Fireplaces/Chimneys

On August 2, 2012, in Building, Commercial Client Focus, Maintenance, Roofing, by joinerbuilder

In Preston, Blackburn & Clitheroe. Lancashire’s Ribble Valley. Commercial Client Focus #2: Fuelmizas. Other Commercial Clients. We have been proud to be recommended as builders many times by the Ribble Valley’s longest-established, flagship, wood-burning and multi-fuel stove outlet, Fuelmizas. As their first point of call for all building issues arising from their customers stove installation [...]

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Faithful Brick Matching

On April 29, 2012, in Building, Fireplaces, by joinerbuilder

Fireplace Installation in Longridge, Preston, Lancashire View more fireplace installations in Lancashire. An example of a fireplace that has been lined in bricks chosen to match the original brick lining, which was now badly sooted up and worn. A wide range of modern bricks are manufactured to look older and brick matching services produce a choice [...]

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Video: A Welcome Message

On March 18, 2012, in Building, Joinery, Maintenance, Roofing, Video Articles, by joinerbuilder

Marcus Whitehead Property Services. Building, Roofing, Joinery, & Maintenance Services in Preston & Blackburn, Lancashire. See More Videos.

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Traditional Fireplace Reproduction

On March 2, 2011, in Building, Fireplaces, Maintenance, by joinerbuilder

Fireplace Installation in Clitheroe, Lancashire. View more fireplace installations in Lancashire. The fireplace and chimney in this quaint Ribble Valley cottage, in Hurst Green, near Clitheroe, Lancashire, required some careful attention to recreate the effect of the original, large, stone fireplace which had been damaged by older alterations. The sand stone surround, which was manufactured and [...]

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