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The Benefits of Having Decking in Your Garden

When considering garden landscaping options for your backyard, one of the best choices is decking. Decking adds a functional area to your garden that you can use for a range of social events and activities.

In addition, decking has aesthetic appeal and can greatly increase the value of your property. Low maintenance and low cost materials such as natural wood make building decking an attractive and easy living choice. So, here are some of the benefits of having decking in your garden.

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The Best Way to Apply Varnish to Furniture

When completing a piece of furniture and preparing it for use, the final step of the process usually involves applying varnish. Varnish gives your furniture a darker and more glossy look that makes it more aesthetically pleasing. In addition, varnish forms a protective barrier that safeguards the wood from scratches, moisture, heat and other potential risks. So in order to make the best choice, you need to know about the various types of varnish available and how to apply them. The following is a guide to the best way to apply varnish to furniture.

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Why Should You Choose a Carpentry and Joinery Company With Plenty of Experience?

If you have a building or crafting project lined up you may be weighing the pros and cons of going DIY or hiring a company. While the DIY route may be tempting, you could end up wasting time, resources and money in the process. So, choosing a company with plenty of joinery experience is the best option for completing your project well. Here are some of the ways that hiring a joinery company will benefit you.

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Why Your Business Needs Commercial Property Maintenance

As a business owner, you are probably well prepared for the unique challenges of your sector. But, no matter how smoothly you run your company, your premises can still cause unexpected problems. From meeting approved safety standards, to keeping drainage running, ensuring your commercial property is up to standard is important.

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5 Benefits of Bespoke Wooden Garage Doors

While there are many options when deciding on a garage door for your home, there are several advantages to choosing wooden garage doors. Using bespoke woodwork for your garage door installation will give your home a stylish and sophisticated look. In addition, wooden garage doors are versatile, durable and last a long time compared to other materials. So, what are the main benefits of using custom wood for your garage doors, and what are the best options? Here are the main reasons why you should consider using wood for your garage doors. Continue reading “5 Benefits of Bespoke Wooden Garage Doors”

Why is Property Maintenance So Important?

Maintaining property is vital to ensure its long-term use, look and overall value. It is easy to neglect maintenance when time or money is short. That said, doing so can cause small issues to turn into big ones as time goes on. Maintaining property on a regular basis makes sure you will not have to spend even more money fixing issues later on. Also, maintenance ensures that your property remains safe and secure for yourself and all who live there. As such, here are some issues to look out for when maintaining your property. Continue reading “Why is Property Maintenance So Important?”

10 Things You Need To Know About Bespoke Fitted Wardrobes

Bespoke fitted wardrobes might not be your first choice for a bedroom. If you’re on a budget, flat pack furniture might seem like a cheaper and more practical option. But here at Ligna Carpentry, we know from years of experience that fitted wardrobes provide the best solution when it comes to storage. Here are 10 reasons why. Continue reading “10 Things You Need To Know About Bespoke Fitted Wardrobes”

How Many Types of Carpentry Jobs are There?

Working within one of the world’s oldest professional trades, the roles and specialisations of carpenters have evolved over time to solve a great variety of tasks. Carpentry jobs traditionally covered construction work involving timber – shaping, trimming, and installing the material necessary for building framing. Continue reading “How Many Types of Carpentry Jobs are There?”

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