Joinery is similar to any manufacturing process. There are a series of steps to produce the finished work.

As insight to joinery listed below are the basic steps for most work.

Click on the underlined items to show the machinery used. This type of equipment relies on the Joiner's skills to set up the machines correctly

  1. Planning & Preparation
  2. Saw roughly to size
  3. Surface plane timberto 2 stright edges
  4. Use Thickernesser machine to plane to correct size
  5. Mark out final shapes
  6. Create Mortice joints
  7. Create Tenon joints
  8. Mould wood to final shape
  9. Glue and wedge joints
  10. Sand and finish work
  11. Painting
  12. Install in on site



Joinery Process Stages