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Jun 2014    Warwickshire Uk    Website

Carpenter, Joinery, wood turner and carver. Specialism gates, doors, traditional timber frame building. Also a national hedgelaying society accredited hedge layer.

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Project builds #59: Oak framed porch part two.

Once I’d scribed the first wall frame I set two cutting it out. It took about 5-6 hours to cut this first side. With it all reassembled I laid up the second frame over the top as I now had a level deck to work on. I moved the timber for the...

Project builds #58: Oak porch detailed part 1

I’m sure by now you have all seen the other blogs and creation about this porch well I’ve been asked for more detail so here goes. The oak timber frame was built as a porch for a place called Malt Kiln Farm shop near Rugby England. It’s a...

Project builds #57: Porch raising to wall plate.

It’s been a very long very interesting day raising the large porch frame at the Farm Shop. Thankfully we had two large site telescopic loaders and we needed them. A crane would have been useful but not in the budget. The constrictions of the...