Essential Skills to Become a Successful Carpenter

Essential Skills to Become a Successful Carpenter

Information Being able to understand the brief of a prospective client is an essential part of being a great carpenter. Both understanding and then being able to communicate your varied options and ideas back to the client is so very important. Here at Carpenta we...

Manmade boards for furniture making

Predominately, medium density fibreboard (mdf), melamine faced chipboard and birch faced ply are widely used within the furniture making industry with each having their own attributes and drawbacks. I commonly use the brand Medite for my mdf requirements as I find...
A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Finally, my long-held dream has materialised. After many, many years and what seemed like an eternity I have managed to secure a workshop. Over the years I had, like many other carpenters, become what I once heard of as a “van warrior”. That is to say I had no static...