Carpenters and joiners are always in demand for general carpentry work, whether it’s restoring old furniture or undertaking exterior wood repairs for doors, sheds and gates.
A highly skilled craft, carpentry can involve projects of all shapes and sizes; from working on building construction to making and installing a complete bespoke kitchen or home office.
General carpentry work is varied; jobs are wide ranging but around the home will include: door repairs, repairing furniture, repairing rotten windows, installing kitchen cabinets, rehanging wooden doors and fitting wood flooring.
Carpentry is a skilled craft and a carpenter and joiner will specialise in a particular area, which can encompass:
A good carpenter needs to be able to read and understand blueprints, have a sound knowledge of different types of wood – including density, grain and flexibility – so they know which material will be best suited to a particular project.
No matter what your general carpentry request, Builder Guide will be able to supply you with a reputable firm who can carry out the work for you.