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  1. Our Quick Guide to Laser Cutting

    A Laser Cutter

    From awesome wall art or beautiful jewellery to branded stencils and creative signage, laser cutting is incredibly versatile. A quick browse online will show you the massive range of laser cut products on offer, the number of possible projects are endless, and the objects you can create are limited only by imagination. So, if you’re asking what is laser cutting, and how does it work? Read on to find out.

    What is Laser Cutting?

    Laser cutting is the process of using a laser beam to trim down a material or cut it into a complex shape that a more conventional tool would struggle to achieve. Laser cutters fire a highly-concentrated laser onto a surface, cutting through it by burning or even vaporising the material. Because of the incredibly focussed nature of the beam, our laser cutters can keep the width of the

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  2. Eco-Friendly Ventilation and Ducting

    Living in an environmentally friendly way helps us to save money, save energy, and ultimately help save the planet. The way our homes are built and run plays a huge part in this, especially regarding heating.

    There are several different methods of heating homes, and not all are created equal. Electric heating tends to be the most expensive and have the most CO2 emissions associated with it, whereas mains gas is usually the cheapest and least polluting conventional fuel. Newer renewable options include biomass boilers, heat pumps, and Micro CHP. However you heat your home, it’s vital to ensure that you have adequate insulation and efficient ventilation.

    Insulation reduces loss of warm air in the winter and cool air in the summer, so less money and energy is used for heating a

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  3. Laser Cutting, Fabrication and Welding

    Welding

    Looking for laser cutting, fabrication or welding experts? Look no further! With over 60 years of experience as a leading sheet metal fabrication company, we’ve built up a fantastic reputation for supplying a range of fabricated stainless steel, aluminium and mild steel products. Our highly skilled team of fabricators, engineers and welders, use modern computer controlled machines and technology to create made to measure products of any shape and size - making us your one-stop shop for taking your products from drawing to finished product.

    Laser Cutting

    Laser cutting offers a far superior finish to most other cutting methods, such as plasma. Using our Bystronic Laser, we can cut within 0.25mm accuracy on up to 12mm thick steel, 8mm stainless steel and 6mm thick aluminium, whilst efficiently nesting parts on the sheets to keep waste to a m

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  4. Kitchen Design Lessons from Masterchef

    To be genuinely well-designed a kitchen must balance beauty and usability to create a unique space. Your kitchen should inspire the creation of dishes that bring joy and delight to you, your family and guests. Kitchens are the beating heart of our homes. It's no mistake that the fridge door is the place we hang the most-treasured artistic produce of the school day. With so much footfall, kitchens must be practical in their layout and robust enough to withstand the bumps and knocks of heavy use.

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