Does Splicing Weaken Or Strengthen A Rope?

Tuesday, 30th of April 2024

Splicing is the joining together of two ropes to create a smooth, professional and reliable finish, but does it weaken or strengthen rope? Many rope splicing novices in nautical, arborist, rigging and similar disciplines often wonder whether it's better to

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7 Stylish Ways To Decorate Your Home With Rope

Wednesday, 31st of January 2024

Rope is known for its rustic strength and rugged practicality, but perhaps its most surprising quality is its visual appeal around the home.

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Top 5 Ropes & Accessories For Successfully Mooring A Boat

Friday, 29th of September 2023

Tethering, tying, shackling and securing - the art of mooring your boat is a vital skill for any seafarer to get a handle on. Whether you're throwing a line over a mooring buoy, pier or jetty, mooring ensures that your seaborne vessel will be safely and securely

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What Rope Should I Use For A Prusik Knot?

Wednesday, 26th of July 2023

Avid arborists, keen climbers and a range of other rope users require the use of a Prusik. But this famous friction hitch comes with a few key considerations you need to bear in mind to ensure it works safely and effectively when in use.

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Should I Buy Cotton, Synthetic Or Natural Garden Decking Rope?

Wednesday, 31st of May 2023

If you're thinking about giving your garden a makeover this summer, a beautiful new timber decking project is a great place to start. Garden decking not only transforms your outdoor areas into practical, usable and varied space for social events and relaxation,

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