DIY in a Day - Basic Woodwork

DIY in a Day - Basic Woodwork

Join us for our practical “hands on” one day basic woodworking workshop. Learn woodworking skills to enable you to tackle a wide range of common DIY repair and improvement tasks around the home. Do the words architrave, dado rails and skirting’s sound foreign to you and the thought of laying your own laminate flooring fill you with fear. Then this woodworking workshop is for you and can save you hundreds of pounds by teaching you the knowhow.

This practical workshop will provide a firm knowledge base to enable you to put your new found skills into practice and tackle other styles of woodworking projects. It’s a great follow on from our DIY in a Day – Drill skills but can also be taken as a standalone module. The day is intensive, but the atmosphere is relaxed and enjoyable which creates a good learning environment. You can take advantage of all the tips of the trade, personal experiences and advice we offer.  If you have a particular project in mind we will be more than happy to discuss these with you.

Find out how to complete a practical task using the correct tools.

How to plan a woodworking project from measuring and marking out.

How to cut basic joints accurately using hand and power tools.

How to fit all components together using nails and glued joints.

How to select and use hammers and nails correctly.

How to use levels and squares to level and vertical results

How to use various saws.

How to use work benches and clamps.

How to scribe in skirting’s and cut mitre joints.

Developing skills in sawing, planeing, sanding, hammering, measuring and marking out

You will be amazed at what you can learn within a short period of time.

All personal protection, tuition, tools, materials and lunch are included.


Suitable for beginners, enjoyable for everyone.


To book your workshop, please fill in contact details below.


Store Opening Times

Monday 10:30 - 16:00

Wednesday 10:30 - 16:00

Thursday 10:30 - 16:00

Saturday 10:30 - 16:00

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