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Friday, 1 July 2022  |  Admin
Choosing the right type of decking for your garden

Decking is a great way of transforming your garden into a practical and beautiful space. With many different types of decking available, it can be difficult to choose the right one. In this blog post we will discuss the benefits of each type of decking, to help you choose the perfect material for your project.

Wednesday, 1 June 2022  |  Admin
Softwood Grades - Choosing the right grade for your job

Choosing the right grade of timber for your job is one of the most important things when embarking on a project. Most of the joinery timber imported to this country comes from Scandinavia, with some coming from Baltic countries. We’ll discuss both visual grades for decorative joinery projects and strength grades for timber used in construction projects.

Sunday, 1 May 2022  |  Admin
Brighten up your outdoor space with our new woodstains from Coo-Var and OSMO

Spring is in full swing and the garden season has officially started. If you’ve got a shed or garden building or just some garden furniture that needs sprucing up, look no further than our two new ranges from market leading brands Coo-Var and Osmo! These products make it easy to get great results with their quick drying, easy to apply formulas.

Friday, 1 April 2022  |  Admin
IRO Heat Enhanced Architectural Timber

Our new range of IRO cladding and decking is intricately crafted and offers a colourful solution for all indoor and outdoor spaces. Inspired by the traditional Japanese wood preservation method of Yakisugi, it combines passion for detail with progressive timber technology creating a revolutionary product.

Tuesday, 1 March 2022  |  Admin
White Primed Stair Parts – Taking the Hassle Out of Painting

Updating your stair parts can be a daunting thought in itself, however having to paint a new timber staircase takes lots of patience, time and money. A great product to help you achieve the look you want whilst saving you time, money and nerves, are white primed stair parts. In this blog post we will discuss how white primed stair parts can be a lifesaver when painting your staircase.

Tuesday, 1 March 2022  |  Admin
Avoid slips on wet, mosey, decking with Anti-Slip decking

With spring and summer around the corner it's time to revive your garden and get back to spending time outside. Unfortunately even spring and summer don't come with a guarantee for sunny weather and you might find your decking to be wet and slippery. Thankfully there is a solution for this - Anti-Slip decking. In this blog post we will highlight all the benefits of our Anti-Slip decking and why it can be a great addition to your garden.

Tuesday, 1 February 2022  |  Admin
Benefits of Composite Decking

As the evenings start to get lighter, it won’t be long before spring is here and focus turns to outdoor spaces and gardens. An important consideration in any outdoor space is which material to use in the patio/non-grass areas, to make the most of the space, both practically and aesthetically. In this blog post we will highlight the benefits of composite decking and why it's a great choice for your next garden project.

Monday, 10 January 2022  |  Admin
Which Plywood is Right for Your Job?

There are many different types of plywood, which can make choosing the right one for your job a little daunting. Here, we explain what types of plywood are available and which are best suited for certain jobs.

Friday, 1 October 2021  |  Admin
Door Size Guide

Choosing a new door can be a little confusing - especially since doors in the UK don’t have to be a specific size nor has the industry decided whether to fully move from imperial to metric sizes. Our door size guide below will let you convert all the common UK door sizes from imperial to metric and vice versa.

Thursday, 30 September 2021  |  Admin
How to Measure for a New Door

Whether you are planning on replacing an external or internal door, it is best to make sure you know which size to look for first. In this handy guide we will walk you through taking measurements so you will get your door size right!


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