Shop Fascia Repairs at Bloom Hearing Specialists, Darwen Street, Blackburn, Lancashire.
A change of colour scheme for the Blackburn & Lancaster branches of Bloom Hearing Specialists brought to attention the fact that some of the wooden shop fronts were showing the signs of age and had started to rot at the lower levels. This is usually a case of splash-back of rain from the pavement..
At the Blackburn branch, it was found that the window... more»
Garden Gate Joinery & Maintenance, Preston, Lancashire
Cost Effective Joinery & Maintenance
This garden gate is a classic design. It’s a batten gate, ledged and braced. The gate is made of eight, six-feet-long, 4″x ¾” battens, held together by two ledges, top & bottom, and braced diagonally.
This historic design is the blueprint for many doors today, often with the edition of an extra ledge, and usually with the... more»
A Correctly Fitted Gate Latch.
Ledged & Braced Batten Gate by Marcus Whitehead, Joiner/Builder.
Getting a gate to fit an opening is one thing, but getting the hardware to operate in the way it is intended is another.
Take a look at this video. A good joiner will always make sure that the sneck slides smoothly into its keeper, so that the gate closes itself when given a gentle push.
This gate was made & fitted by Marcus Whitehead... more»
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