March 4, 2019

Our chimney tale continues when we went to remove the flaunching and found the flue liner for the wood burner was some 3 metres short of reaching the chimney pot! A cowl was stuffed on top of the chimney pot to make things look good but not a liner fixing clamp in sigh...

March 4, 2019

A tall challenge for Lemontrade this time! Water ingress was showing up as damp patches on upstairs chimney breast. No leaks in roof and flashing sound. Shame about the flaunching! Mild steel support rods had been used to hold chimney pots rather than stainless steel,...

June 26, 2018

What jobs can you do in 28 Degrees? Replace a rotten manhole cover! Hidden behind a hedge, out of the sun, a nice little job for a Monday.    

June 26, 2018

All straight and dressed with Creasing Tiles and Engineering Reds. The column is complete at 2.1 metres tall. Nice to swap paint brush for trowel and to catch some sun in the process. Lemontrade can cover virtually any job, big or small, let us help you convert your To...

June 20, 2018

Proving that Lemontrade are able to turn their hands to many things, here we are dispensing with a wooden shared gate post and replacing with a brick column... Work in progress as the column needs to be twice as high and then topped with creasing tiles. Will post detai...

May 30, 2018

Hot work replacing 100 x 100mm fence posts. Typically the post rots through at ground level leaving 600mm of post concreted in the ground to be removed with a breaker, spade and lots of muscle power. No choice with an existing fence other than to site new post in same...

May 30, 2018

Nice little project for Lemontrade. Full refurbishment of a Beach Hut in Felixstowe, wood repairs,new felt roof, hinges freed off and a good sand and paint. Made full use of Valspar's range of exterior wood paints that can be mixed to virtually any colour. The yellow w...

May 24, 2018

Bouncing grand children were just too much for this sofa!- The bouncing managed to break the corner mount for one of the sofa feet. Lemontrade were asked to fix the sofa which we did by making a new fixing plate and fiited it so as to brace the original split plate. -...

May 16, 2018

What to do when a Client wants a new door that is in keeping with their home but has a limited budget and the door needs to be of a bespoke size?  - Recycle an old door! - The end result is a door of the same vintage and 'lived-in' look as the rest of the house and is...

May 13, 2018

Lemontrade can install loft ladders, loft boards and loft lights to make your life easier when storing away the holiday cases or Christmas tree!

Our latest installation gave us a bit of a 'shock' when looking for a suitable place to pick up a supply for the new lof...

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