Making and polishing a mirror

Greg SouthcombeGeneral

The modern mirror is made by silvering or spraying a thin layer of silver or aluminium onto the back of a sheet of glass. Justus Von Leibig invented the process in 1835, but most mirrors are …

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Installing a Pet Door

Greg SouthcombeGeneral

Polycarbonate pet doors are a safe and secure way for pets to get in and out of the house. You don’t need to get up from the couch to let them in and once inside …

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Reglazing a wooden door

Greg SouthcombeOur work

Wooden doors and windows are still a common feature of New Zealand houses. Unlike the more popular (in recent years) aluminium doors,  a wooden door requires a few ‘old school’ skills from the technician.  We …