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With all my London Carpentry projects I always offer a skilled and reliable and very tidy service. Just ask for a clean reliable carpenter to turn up and price what he or she sees, is that too much to ask? Well I can transform your design ideas into reality. From to beds to windows; from Fitted Wardrobes to Fitted Alcove Cupboards to Fitted Bookcases all areas are covered and include addresses Essex carpentry projects have proven again and again that I am the one stop shop. Just give me a ring and I will let you know the earliest I can get to you. I specialise in bespoke cabinets, floating shelves, flat screen TV display cases, fitted bookcases and wardrobes. Chunky floating shelves create a contemporary feel, London Carpenter offers made to measure seamless shelves for a modern look. My fitted alcove bookcases and floor to ceiling wardrobe and bookcase installations are almost indestructible and are made of what ever material is required. We all want some space and I can beautifully reliably and cleanly make that beautifully created furniture the centre pieces in any living room. Quality work lovingly installed delivered on time and within budget by addresses Carpenter and joiner. I rely on customer feedback to promote our business and are proud of our excellent customer recommendations. Floating shelves fitted either side of the fire place. My Floating shelving are available in areas covering addresses and I will provide the perfect alternative to free standing bookcases, this option gives more space for your books or display items, whilst at the same time eliminating those ill fitting old bookcases. shelving solutions for alcoves in period Victorian and Edwardian or new London homes vary in there appearance and so special attention is paid in the design phase, so that you get exactly the look and functionality you desire. The floating shelves (chunky shelves) that I make are individually trimmed on site guaranteeing a perfect fit for any wonky alcove or period Victorian house that may have not very straight walls. When the floating shelves are finished there are no visible fixings or seams and every shelf is fine sanded and gap-sealed to the wall. The shelves are fixed very firmly and can usually (depending on walls etc.) take loads in excess of 40Kg. The Floating shelves I make are around 42mm thick, 50mm is the well known Ikea thickness. Lighting options include the traditional halogen lights, which are not recommended any more due to heat considerations and now I also have available LED lights, with both the traditional round under cabinet look and the long strip LED lights too. Thickness's of the shelf to accommodate such lights depend upon your selection. In the past lights of one form or another have been used in shelves as thin as 25mm upto 50mm and beyond. I lovingly pre make, made to measure, hand crafted, traditional and contemporary and classic, wood or painted finished Floating Shelving, with a fast and easy and friendly service covering addresses. My reclaimed wood Floating Shelves are a must for anyone who wants to recreate that real authenticity and strength. I source reclaimed oak and pine from all over the uk. Lead times for this option are a bit longer, but the wait is worth it I am able to produce modern, chunky, thin or plain old brutish floating shelves. The modern elegant French antique white finish looks great and I will match your current setting and furniture. The white or wood finish Bespoke Floating Shelves can be installed by me, I'm a time served qualified and experienced carpenter and joiner, and I will fit into an alcove or on an open wall your specially selected and beautifully made floating shelves at my pleasure. All my Bespoke Floating Shelves are fitted with no visible brackets or supports showing, unless you require a more traditional look, and require under shelf supports. I will also be sure to not leave until strength and a fine finish has been attained. I pre make and pre finish everything as much as possible before I come to install and final adjustments are made to gain that special hand crafted finish with no visible fixings or seams and every shelf is finely sanded and gap-sealed to the wall. My shelves are fitted using 10mm or 12mm threaded rods and are drilled directly into the wall for maximum support. My modern alternative to a standard free standing bookcase is a must gift to your self. Let me put together a collage of ideas for your perusal. It will be my pleasure to help. Fitted alcove cupboards fitted either side of the fire place. My custom fitted alcove cabinets are strong enough to put your TV on, and inside you can hide your stereo or sky box or dvd player and I cover addresses. My custom fitted period or modern alcove units/cabinets are also a good solution to keeping either your files or books or toys or DVD's and other bits and pieces. I can hide all cables inside the cabinet to avoid the mess of cables that you usually find around TV's and videos and of course give it that unique fitted look. Along with a whole range of finishes including Oak Birch Walnut, I also have a spray booth enabling me to produce high gloss or satin and matt sprayed finishes with that unique tough long lasting finish. Any colour catered for and any style, Victorian, Edwardian, traditional or modern. With many examples available and previous completed jobs for your perusal, why not drop me a line or email and let me collate the most up to date collection of images and examples for you to choose from. Fitted alcove bookcases fitted either side of my fire place. Luxury fitted bookcases made to measure and finished with that special fitted look for your visual pleasure. I hand build traditional or contemporary bookcases in my state of the art, well tooled manufacturing facility, and I can make standard sized shelves or thick, chunky floating shelves to fit inside the bookcase with or without them being adjustable and I cover addresses. My bookcases can be fitted into alcoves or onto normal walls. I can work around any type of the wall. My bookcases have options including doors on the front or doors fitted low down making cabinets or cupboards. Fitted Wardrobes fitted either side of my fire place. I can design your wardrobes to your required specifications, and produce a sketch for your approval. Once the design is agreed and you decide to go ahead with the work I will need to take a 33% deposit to cover materials I will use MDF or Laminated boards or real wood for the wardrobes depending on our agreement. If you require mirrored doors or sliding doors or hardwood wardrobes the deposit may be slightly higher rising to as much as 50%, with payment due upon completion, and cover areas such as addresses. If you decide to contact me I will let you know immediately my availability, and if you wish to proceed to obtaining a no obligation quote, then all I need is your email address location and design/budget. Or if your just investigating prices then I will send you out past projects and their associated prices. Lighting inside wardrobes Clothes rail LED strip lighting is fitted instead of the normal hanging rail. This interior lit hanging rail has a sensor which turns on a light automatically once you open the door. Wardrobe lighting is low energy, but bright enough. Low-level lighting is an extremely useful addition to your fitted wardrobes, but it does cost. Typically costs for these kinds of hanging rails to measure, order, collect and fit comes in at about £190 per rail. However incorporating hanging rail lighting into wardrobes has clear advantages. Lead Times Lead times are discussed, if you need something fast, then I will let you know what I can do. I am happy to work overtime if it helps one of my customers. Weekends are not a problem, I just ask my partner and if she says yes, then it's a go. Price guide A four door wide fitted alcove cupboard and 2 chunky floating shelves with 3 built-in down lights. For just £1790.00 (incl vat) Traditional shaker style panelled doors with soft-close hinges. Hand crafted and beautifully fitted into a renovated period Victorian home. With internal adjustable shelves for storage. Power-points, tv aerials and Bang & stereo systems all catered for. A two door shaker style alcove cupboard with library style bookcase above, fitted in a traditional Victorian home for just £990.00 including a decorative top detail. A three door contemporary alcove cabinet with 2 thick chunky shelves above for just £1290.00.
You could view previous job prices: Example completed home library shelving job prices.
Current Greater London Area CoverageNW2 Cricklewood, Dollis Hill, Neasden; NW3 Belsize Park, Hampstead, Swiss Cottage; NW4 Brent Cross, Hendon, for MDF Custom Furniture Made and Fitted and Moisture Resistant MDF Custom Furniture Made and Fitted and Moisture Resistant Medite MDF Custom Furniture Made and Fitted this virtually eliminates the risk of shrinkage as moisture resistant boards naturally resist that very thing that contributes to shrinkage, which is swelling through damp and drying out due to summer or central heating.
You could view previous job prices: Example completed home library shelving job prices.
Why not take you own measurements and get guide price? home library shelving measurements
"Hi Mark. Thank you so much for my lovely fitted oak under stairs shoe storage. It's perfect, and you did it all without a fuss, and tidied up too. Ashley Chelmsford."
"I was browsing the web and come across your site, alcove-carpentry I was looking for wall of book shelves I just wondered if you came out as far as Cambridge? I'd also like to add that an alcove-carpentry and alcove-carpentry their combined help led to a sophisticated solution. I fully recommend it."
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The difference between made to measure joinery, fitting some joinery into position that has been made to fit as best as possible, but is free standing vs the made to measure joinery that has the fitted look. Joinery that has been made to measure and as a finishing touch looks fitted also and has no gaps, and is not free standing, it may also fit floor to ceiling and it looks great!