Period Property Restoration Advice

Period Properties

Helping our clients

If you are the owner of a period property, you will be only too aware of the potential pitfalls involved in undertaking any kind of restoration or refurbishment work.

At Heritage Restoration we have had many years’ experience in such building projects and with our expertise and knowledge built up through many years of research and by employing experts in their field, we are uniquely placed to advise you.

Cement Pointing

Cement cannot and should not be used for pointing on an older building as it is non-permeable, i.e. it seals up the pointing area making the bricks and/or stones the more permeable part of the outside of the building ...

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Rising Damp

Rising damp is damp that is moving or progressing upwards from below the ground. It is very different from other causes of damp such as condensation or rain penetration ...

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Rain Penetration

Rain penetration, as far as buildings are concerned, is penetration above ground, which can be at various points externally, particularly through windows, doors, roofs or chimneys ...

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