Bespoke Sandstone Fire Surround

On August 3, 2012, in Fireplaces, by joinerbuilder

Fireplace Installation In Preston, Lancashire View more fireplace installations in Lancashire. Our client had chosen the style of fireplace they wanted, and this was faithfully reproduced by our stone masons, to exact specifications to suit the fire it would be housing. Produced in nine parts, prior to the installation in Ribchester, Preston, Lancashire.

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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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Lining A Fireplace Recess

On March 23, 2012, in Fireplaces, by joinerbuilder

Using stone slips to create a stone wall effect. View more fireplace installations in Lancashire. Another tricky job, this fireplace work was undertaken in Tockholes, just out of Darwen, near Blackburn, Lancashire. As the photographs show, the wood-burning stove fired the hot water to the house and the water pipes were visible, much to the annoyance [...]

Creating the Illusion of a Brick Fireplace Recess.

On July 15, 2011, in Fireplaces, by joinerbuilder

Fireplace Installation in Sabden, Clitheroe, Lancashire. View more fireplace installations in Lancashire. The brickwork in this fire recess was badly blackened, yet the home owner wanted to stay faithful to the original material, so the recess was boarded out, and lined with brick slips, which were pointed up as normal brickwork. This created the illusion of [...]