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Simple stone cottage


              What is a traditional building?

   Traditional brick, stone or timber framed farm

   houses/cottages (unlisted)

   Pre 1939 terraced/ semi-detached/ detatched


   Farm and Rural Buildings

   Listed buildings/ buildings in conservation areas


GB1 estate cottage less altered than the accompanying converted groupI help you know how to:

  • Repair and maintain historic/old buildings
  • Repair to create sustainable buildings
  • Take a holistic approach to building repair
  • Solve old house repair problems, for example damp
  • Deal with local authority generated traditional building issues - building regs/planning
  • Make older houses greener and more sustainable
  • Improve energy efficiency
  • Understand energy ratings jargon
  • Insulate naturally and appropriately
  • Utilise thermal mass to conserve energy
  • Buffer moisture to avoid condensation damage
  • Take advantage of solar gain



Customer Feedback


"I am grateful for your insight and sensible appraoch, I wish to express my gratitude. Your really helped us enormously - and it was interesting to hear your educated views on the matter" - Harriet Brooks (Private Client)