cladding

Building a workshop – things I wish I’d known before starting

Building a workshop – things I wish I’d known before starting

Design dimensions My main regret is that I did not make it a bit bigger – no doubt I’d still...

Wire Trellis Installation

Wire Trellis Installation

a narrowly avoided fiasco re. the trellis.  My original plan was to suspend the wires vertically from the overhanging roof,...

Exterior nearly finished (again) – trim

Exterior nearly finished (again) – trim

One of the little jobs I had forgotten about was to fit some trim between the soffits and the walls....

How much did it cost?

How much did it cost?

my original guestimate of around £6000 was well off, and my slightly more informed estimate of £7500 was not much...

4 EXTERIOR FINISHED

4 EXTERIOR FINISHED

I have completed version II of the pillar cladding and I am reasonably happy with it. This means the outside...

2 EXTERIOR VS MARINE PLYWOOD

2 EXTERIOR VS MARINE PLYWOOD

Having spent hours preparing and priming my improvised plywood column cladding to the point where I was happy with it,...

9 FERMACELL CLADDING

9 FERMACELL CLADDING

I put up the boards to the rear and right hand side this weekend. I am using the same boards...

8 CORNER POST CLADDING

8 CORNER POST CLADDING

in the end I decided to use plywood, rather than cedar, to cover the corner post – mainly because I...

7 CEDAR CLADDING PART IV

7 CEDAR CLADDING PART IV

Completely cleared out Chiltern Timber of their small remaining stock of cedar and finished the wood cladding today – feel...

6 CEDAR CLADDING PART III

6 CEDAR CLADDING PART III

got as far as I could with the cladding – I also found the error in my spreadsheet that caused...

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