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Fireplace opening boarded over.

The customer wanted to board over the fireplace and plastered over to make good.

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Area to be cover.
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Made a frame with 3×2 stud timber and added the plaster board.
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I plaster right up over the boarded area to to blend in. Then added a skirting to match with existing.
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Ashtons Handyman Servies Bathroom fitting floor tiling

Removed laminate flooring and replaced with tiles

As you can see the leak had affected the laminate flooring, so time to replace. The customer wanted floor tiles and for the pipes to be boxed in under the towel rail.

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Old flooring

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Once l had the tiles stuck down, l was ready to grout.

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I boxed in the pipes read to tile over.

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Nice job. Completed in a day and half. Floor tiling by Chris.

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A small plastering & patch up job

There was a small hole in the plaster board where the old heating pipes had been capped off. So cutting a square I fitted a new piece. Then a quick skim over with plaster. Much better.

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Bathroom in Wynyard redesigned.

The customer wanted to remove the large boxed in area under the window in order to make more space. I suggested moving the toilet & wash basin around so the waste from the toilet was closer to the down pipe. The supply to the basin was chased in which allowed the positioning to be directly under the window.

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Removed the utilities & opened up the boxing in, to view the waste & supply.

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I have already removed the toilet was, but you can see the down pipe. Once I was happy with the pipe work re design I boxed in as tight as possible and started tiling.

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The customer wanted lino tiles place for the flooring so, I added some 5 mm ply as a clean surface to work on. Once I had placed the flooring tiles I continued with fitting the toilet & wash basin to the new positions.

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Looking great!

Hi Chris.  All looks great. The floor tiles just make a particular bold feature and the work you did on the sloped box just adds to the space. Happy customer.

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Guttering cleared

I don’t like heights but this guttering is on a terraced house in Middlesbrough, so not too high. Cleared the debris all the way through to the down pipe.

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Stair Banister fitted

Fitted this timber to the existing banister as the gap was too wide and dangerous for small children.

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With a coat of paint and a bit of filling this will look smart.

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Boxing in Pipes

Boxed in the supply and waste pipes in this on suite shower room and fitted the skirting using 7 inch Taurus. Before and after. Looking better.

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New fence constructed.

I suggested we build a boarded fence at 6 foot high as a paneled fence was not wide enough. This now gives more privacy from a the neighbour.

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Gave the decking a scrubbing down and re weathered proofed with a vanish. Looking good.

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Skirting Fitted

Completed the job fitting 32 metres of 7 inch skirting to this property in Thornaby. The detail under the bay window was fitted by cutting the board into segments to make the bend, then the gaps were filled with plaster to smooth off.

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Hole in shower, fixed.

Having replaced the plaster board and made sure it was stuck & firm I was able to replace the old tiles & grout. Water tight.

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Ashtons Handyman Servies Decorating

The biggest wallpapering job yet!

Completed this wallpapering job & painted ceiling with silk magnolia on to new plaster, at least 3 coats; finished in 4 days. Notice the detail around the window and patio doors. I used a this new cutter call an Aris, check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eznARHvDYQk. Saved so much time and hassle.

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Garden gate made to measure and hung with furnishings.

Made this gate to measure at 1000mm wide and fitted to this passageway in 3 hours. Total cost inclusive of materials & labour £183 inc. Solid. Contact Chris for a quote. 07947125983.

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Ashtons Handyman Servies Kitchen fitting

Kitchen wall Cabinets

Completed this job for Chris & Carol in 1 day. They wanted two 1000mm wall cabinets fitted, that arrived as flat pack and had to be assembled and the work top fitted under them, with a cabinet between the dryer & washing mashine, I suggested the wine cabinet to fill the gap in the corner. Nice job.

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Wall Cabinets and work top.
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Assembly of a child’s bed with desk, draw cabinet & shelves.

From flat pack, opening 4 boxes to find the instructions, took 4 hours.

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Starting the assembly flat pack of a child’s bed with units.
Finished assembly, under 4 hours.
Finished assembly, under 4 hours.

Flat pack assembly by Chris.

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Ashtons Handyman Servies Decorating

A total re decoration of a terrace property in Thornaby.

This property was in a very bad state having be ‘abandoned’.

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We set to and got this property sorted and after 2 weeks got it back to a let able standard.

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Good job, after 30 litres of white emulation, and hard work.

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Total decorating job of terrace house in Thornaby

Commissioned by Holt Estate agents in Thornaby to redecorate the interior of a terrace house.

What the interior looked like before.

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To what it looks like now, after decorating.

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Assembled a Weber BBQ

Assembled a Weber BBQ.

Completed a Weber BBQ