Solid construction & attention to detail.

D J Hensher Building & Carpentry Services offers the complete Building, Carpentry & Joinery experience to a very high standard.

D J Hensher Building & Carpentry Services offer a highly rated, professional service delivering superior quality building projects. Based in Market Harborough and covering the Leicestershire & Northamptonshire area, we have built a strong reputation over many years with frequent onward client referral.

We pride ourselves on completing projects, large and small, to the very high standard that our customers have come to expect. It is important to us that we listen to and address our customers’ ideas, plans and concerns. We endeavour to agree schedules of works and weekly progress reports to keep clients up to date.

All works are carried out with attention to detail, keeping the property clean and tidy with the least disruption to daily life as possible.

Our team of qualified tradesman have a vast breadth and depth of experience and above all we still enjoy the work we do every day.

Our skills range from replacement of a section of skirting, to fitting new exterior or interior doors and frames (timber & UPVC), Kitchen installations, Extensions, New Builds, Attic conversions, Traditional cut roofs, Trussed roofs, Decking, Windows (UPVC & timber), soffits, facia and guttering, Timber flooring, Barn conversions, Garage conversions etc. We have experience in working on National Trust properties as well as grade 1 & 2 listed buildings.

We are also able to organise the building trades needed for new builds, extensions and renovation projects. We can organise for drawings and planning to be carried out on your behalf, (including the necessary information for the local council).

Our Services


Looking to expand your existing space? No matter the size or shape we can help you with your dream extension.


From beautiful, traditional herringbone timber to stylish polished concrete, we love working on flooring!

Timber Frames

We love working with stunning timber frames; these solid structures provide the backbone for many projects.


The heart of the home should be something you’re proud of. From perfectly fitted units to marble counters, we can get your kitchen fitted in no time.

Built-in Storage

We love finding neat storage solutions; working out the best space-saving ideas and fitting them seamlessly in with your house.


We don’t mind heights! In fact, we really enjoy installing and fixing roofs, especially if it’s a challenging shape! We rise (!) to the challenge every time.

The effort this company put in amazed us, the attention to detail, their attitudes, their work ethic...

West Lodge Rural CentreDesborough

Meet the team

We’re a team of builders, bricklayers, carpenters, joiners and labourers, with incredible attention to detail and a hard-working, can-do approach to projects.

Dan Hensher

Owner, Carpenter/Joiner











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