There are numerous aspets that require a sustainable approach when dealing with living in traditional buildings and maintaining them for future generations. A representative sample is shown below. 

Advice can be provided on the following:

  • Pre-purchase advice for or listed buildings
  • Historical development/building history for owner interest or local authority requirement
  • Design and Access Statements/Heritage Statements, Statements of Significance for Planning
  • Site attendance at local authority site meetings
  • Repair advice for walls, roofs, floors, chimneys, window/door joinery issues
  • Lime renders and plasters - when and where to use and how to obtain
  • Heating for traditional buildings
  • Understanding 'breathability' and 'thermal store' technology for walls and floors
  • Damp and how to cure
  • Renewables - when and where to locate them on buildings
  • Green Deal advice for old buildings

Please contact me to book an appointment for specific, on-site advice and follow-up report. 

Fees are modest and are designed mainly to cover mileage and printing costs.

Advice can be offered in Shropshire, the Welsh Borders, North and Mid Wales and North Dorset and West Wiltshire.

GR19 Windows also can be repaired by cutting out and splicing inP 6.14a discrete location for solar panels on a medieval listed building