Wheelchair Access

Our customer today had unexpectedly found himself using a wheelchair.  Unfortunately he was virtually trapped indoors because of the huge step down from his front doorwheelchair access.  He came up with a solution and asked us to fit an extra-wide gate in the fence in his back garden, which gave him access to the path along the side of his house.  We cut into a flower border and made a new sloping concrete approach from the patio to the new gate. We were happy to prioritise this job to help him get his freedom back.

Barn raising in Bucks

We’ve been travelling around a lot recently.  The last job was making a palace for guinea pigs in Kent.  This one is a slate-roofed barn in a garden in Buckinghamshire.  Designed in consultation with the client and built from scratch.  As usual assisted by Milo.  Wood was sourced from our experts at http://www.linnellbros.co.uk in Silverstone.

 

 

Guinea pig palace

Last week’s commission was a bit unusual.  The shed needed to be small enough to fit an angled space in a small garden but also deep enough to contain a guinea pig hutch with wide-swinging doors.   An extra design consideration was opening lights to give ventilation for the small furry animals.  We think the piggies were pleased with the result.

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