<Old School Carpentry - Servicing Sydney>
A typical sash window ready for repair by the sash window specialist, Darren
No parting beads were present, apparently for many years.
Removing old sash cord and fixings.
Fairly bad rot at sill from years of neglect, Old School Carpentry can make and install a new custom hand crafted window sill should you so desire.
Mid repair, pockets removed.
Sashes removed and then window recorded in the traditional sash window method.
A sash cord ready to be threaded through pulleys, using a traditional
'mouse' just like the 'old school carpenters' would have done.
Cast iron sash counter weight , traditionally knotted, by the 'old school carpenter.
New custom made stop beads installed to replace existing, missing or damaged one's.
New custom made parting bead, to match existing, but in one piece rather than the one it replaced which had been spit and broken and refitted by a previous handyman.
Both the above and below photos show the fixed window, ready for a painter to give the now professionally fixed windows a nice coat of paint.
Woodworking “Excellence” with Old School Carpentry
Get The Job done RIGHT by genuine master craftsman Darren Stewart, a highly skilled, trusted, heritage restorer, home builder and sash-window specialist.
You have come to The Number ONE.
We can do:
- Double hung sash and case windows: Services, uprades, overhauls and new hand crafted remakes.
- Wooden stairs, decking, handrails and doors etc.
- Heritage renovations and restorations.
- Plantation Shutters of different varieties.
- Home building and renovation related carpentry.
- Window sound proofing.
- Wooden flooring.
- And more... Give Darren a call! 0414 661 305.