Oak Door Repair/Rescue Operation

On a recent restoration project in Essex we encountered this very old, very fragile and VERY decayed door. The door was made from solid oak but years of poor maintenance had left it in a sorry state, the new owners of the property had thought that costly replacement was the only solution. The door no […]

Period Property Restoration Essex

Apologies to all for the recent lack of articles! A very busy spell over the last few months hasn’t left much time for blogging, but now we’re back on track and will be updating more frequently. One of the many projects that have been keeping us occupied is this exterior Grade II listed property restoration. […]

Exterior Repair and Painting in Chelmsford, Essex

At the end of May the rain let up for a couple of weeks and the sun shone, so we capitalised by embarking on this exterior painting project in Chelmsford, Essex. The property is a semi-detached Victorian end of terrace comprising three floors. Unfortunately the exterior joinery hadn’t been painted for a very long time […]