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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.

Joinery Experience

1. Low Cost

While you may think going the DIY route will save you money, quite often the opposite is true. Trying to complete a project yourself often means purchasing or renting equipment as well as supplies. Plus, if something goes wrong, you will end up spending even more money trying to fix your mistake. A company with extensive joinery experience will have the means to complete your project well within budget.

2. Bespoke Products

With extensive experience comes the ability to build and design any feature or piece according to your own preferences. You can discuss with the company any specific designs, materials or other features you need. They can then advise you on the best way to achieve the results you are looking for. In the end, an experienced joinery company will have the knowledge, expertise and tools needed to work on your bespoke project.

3. High Efficiency

With years of practice and training, a company with extensive joinery experience will know the best way to complete your project. They will know how to use all materials as efficiently as possible with little to no waste. The company will also be able to complete all projects well within their accepted timeframes. They may even create products that exceed your expectations!

4. Consistent Results

Joinery companies are able to use their vast experience and knowledge to consistently provide each client with great results. Whether they are working on a commercial, domestic or industrial project, they will properly assess and measure the project site to create the best result for your needs. Also, their experience allows them to plan for and resolve any issues that may arise.

5. Cleaning Up

If you had decided on going down the DIY route and managed to complete the project to your liking, you would still need to clean up any mess. This can sometimes be as exhausting and time consuming as working on the project itself. A company with extensive joinery experience will not only work on and finish the project, but will clean up any waste after they have finished, giving you peace of mind.

Ligna Carpentry & Joinery

At Ligna Carpentry & Joinery, we have over 15 years of in depth knowledge and experience when it comes to timber and woodwork projects. Whether you are building a structure or refurbishing an existing premises, our professional team will complete your project to the highest possible standard. To find out more about our services for carpentry in Ipswich, visit us online or speak with our expert team via phone today to discuss your next project.

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.

Poor maintenance could cause problems that require your team to leave the office, seriously disrupting work. A well-maintained commercial property will be a reliable workplace, and a welcoming space to invite customers. It is this that makes commercial property maintenance a vital investment; the benefits of regular maintenance extend far and wide.

Commercial Property Maintenance

Commercial Property Maintenance: Helping You Avoid Unexpected Property Damage

Running a successful business is all about time. You want to be able to dedicate your time to customers, staff, and profits. However, unexpected property damage can disrupt day-to-day operations. This means losing valuable time. So, you don’t want to bear the burden of property maintenance alone. Opting for a commercial property maintenance service will take the responsibility off your hands, so you can concentrate on the business itself.

Of course, when something goes wrong with commercial premises, many people will quickly look for a maintenance company to call. Whilst this may do the job for now, it’s not the most efficient solution. There may be limits to how quickly repairmen can get to you; and once a problem is fixed, in time another one will likely appear. The unwelcome costs and delays will keep coming.

Opting to use a professional building maintenance service will help you bring down the costs of building maintenance, by preventing many problems before they occur. This not only saves you from costly bills, but saves you the unexpected, and often disruptive, shocks of sudden building problems.

Rather than phoning in workmen when a problem gets too bad to ignore, opting for commercial property maintenance saves you time and money. Having a regular team to hand for repairs and inspection also makes them familiar with your building and fast to respond. This ensures successful repairs and the quick diagnosis of any problems.

Ligna Carpentry: Commercial Maintenance Professionals

Properly maintaining your commercial premises does more than just save you time and money. It will create a safer environment for all of your employees; and good maintenance won’t go unnoticed by customers either. Your premises will help to maintain your business’s high reputation.

Here at Ligna Carpentry and Joinery, we can tailor our property maintenance services to your business’s unique needs. Our contracts suit different periods of time, adapting to your building’s requirements. These scalable solutions will help your business reap the benefits of regular maintenance without going over budget. Our property maintenance services match our professional, punctual approach to carpentry and joinery.

To find out more about our property maintenance services, get in touch with us today.

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?”

Difference between first fixing & second fixing

In the construction industry, ‘first fix’ and ‘second fix’ carpentry is related to the building of both houses and commercial buildings. The first fixing is composed of all the work done to take a building from its foundation to the point of plastering the walls. The second fix is then all of the work after the plastering. Continue reading “Difference between first fixing & second fixing”

The Perfect Finish: Why You Shouldn’t Confuse Varnish and Lacquer

While it’s not uncommon for the terms varnish and lacquer to be used interchangeably, the truth is that they’re quite distinct. This something that any good carpenter will tell you. These professionals have a working relationship with both, so they know exactly when to use them and how to maximise their value.

When searching for high quality carpentry services in Stowmarket, it’s important to be clear about what you want. Whether you’re building a new staircase, restoring antique furniture, or erecting wooden support structures, try to give your carpenter as much information as possible. That way, they can pick materials and finishes which enhance and refine.

Keep reading to learn about the differences between lacquer and wood and some of their common applications.

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