• TIMco Turns the Screw

    Simon Midwood, Managing Director of TIMco and manufacturer of the popular C2 Screw shares a little insigh ...

    Simon Midwood, Managing Director of TIMco and manufacturer of the popular C2 Screw shares a little insight into the not so simple screw… The trusty screw, a reliable friend that’s responsible for secu ...

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  • Man vs. Machine: Welsh Oak Frame Answers an Age Old Question

    The investment in an advanced machine, capable of planing all four sides of an oak beam at once, to produ ...

    The investment in an advanced machine, capable of planing all four sides of an oak beam at once, to produce a perfectly square beam, is helping Welsh Oak Frame to answer the ‘man vs machine’ question ...

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  • Pasquill’s Open Web Trusses

    Russell Thomson, Regional Sales Manager at Pasquill, the UK supplier of trussed rafters, argues that repl ...

    Russell Thomson, Regional Sales Manager at Pasquill, the UK supplier of trussed rafters, argues that replacing attic trusses with open web solutions can mean benefits for builders  For some time now, ...

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  • Restoring Herstmonceux Castle

    When it comes to the repair and renovation of ancient buildings, former William Morris Craft Fellow, Tom ...

    When it comes to the repair and renovation of ancient buildings, former William Morris Craft Fellow, Tom Massey is definitely king of the castle. Herstmonceux Castle stands tall as one of the earliest ...

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  • Summer Decking Tips from Metsa Wood

    With the sight of daffodils putting a spring in the step of decking builders, Metsa Wood walks us through ...

    With the sight of daffodils putting a spring in the step of decking builders, Metsa Wood walks us through the crucial steps to the realisation of a project. As Summer slowly creeps up, people turn the ...

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  • Trend’s Scribe Master Pro

      Roger Bisby reviews a Master at work   Scribing in skirting and other mouldings is a job that ...

      Roger Bisby reviews a Master at work   Scribing in skirting and other mouldings is a job that has been done with a coping saw for as long as anyone can remember. It has always been possibl ...

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  • Meet the ‘Cladman’!

    Been there, done it and now he has got the t-shirt! It’s fair to say that when it comes to all matters to ...

    Been there, done it and now he has got the t-shirt! It’s fair to say that when it comes to all matters to do with cladding, carpenter James Gibbens wears his heart firmly on his sleeves and all places ...

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  • Roger Bisby Takes Hitachi’s Cordless Circular Saw for a Spin

    Roger Bisby takes the Hitachi Brushless Cordless Circular Saw out on site to gauge some reactions. At one ...

    Roger Bisby takes the Hitachi Brushless Cordless Circular Saw out on site to gauge some reactions. At one time most cordless circular saws were really under-powered and only suitable for cutting sheet ...

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  • Arbordeck: Composite Decking

    By 2020, it’s estimated that the composite decking and railing market will be worth £2.2 billion. Arborde ...

    By 2020, it’s estimated that the composite decking and railing market will be worth £2.2 billion. Arbordeck, a composite decking specialist, talks us through the many benefits of this useful building ...

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  • Spax: A Company Profile

    Professional Builder talks with Spax, the manufacturer of screws.   Many of our readers will have be ...

    Professional Builder talks with Spax, the manufacturer of screws.   Many of our readers will have become familiar with the Spax brand of screws in recent years but what is the history behind the ...

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