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Watertrade / Build Trade
Period building restoration / conservation in Maidenhead, SL6 9AY
Castleburg Construction Ltd
Period building restoration / conservation in Cambridge, CB21 5LT
STEVEN (HOLDINGS) LIMITED
Period building restoration / conservation in Halstead, CO9 2SU
Handyperson 24/7 Maintenance
Period building restoration / conservation in London, N7 6PH
FLR PROCUREMENT LIMITED
Period building restoration / conservation in Chelmsford, CM3 8AE
Daniel Rugu
Period building restoration / conservation in Beckton, E6 5UH
CASA BUILDING SERVICES LTD
Period building restoration / conservation in Upminster, RM14 2XB
Lillywhite Property Services
Period building restoration / conservation in London, W1D 4EG
AVANTGARDE PROPERTY RENOVATION LIMITED
Period building restoration / conservation in London, WC2H 9JQ
ACTIVEBEE LTD
Period building restoration / conservation in London, N14 6LD
BILL HOLDER LTD
Period building restoration / conservation in Buntingford, SG9 9FW
CHARTER PROPERTY REPAIRS LIMITED
Period building restoration / conservation in Norwich, NR9 3AB

Latest Period building restoration / conservation Reviews

Watertrade / Build Trade
18 Jun 2019
fast efficient service, good job
FIXLE LIMITED
13 Jun 2019
BILL HOLDER LTD
11 Jun 2019
EPML LIMITED
11 Jun 2019

Hiring a tradesman for period building restoration/conservation

Conservation of period buildings is important, but restoration work is highly skilled and usually only suitable for specialists. Building techniques have changed over time and making the right applications for a restoration project can be difficult for the inexperienced. Luckily, finding a tradesman who can help you with such a project is easy when you use Plentific. The Plentific website can quickly generate a bespoke contact list of specialists in your local area with the skills you need. Each of your options will have a profile that you can inspect, as well as customer reviews. Best of all, each and every job booked via Plentific will be covered by the Plentific Guarantee.

What do you need to know about period property restoration or conservation?

Repairs and alterations to period and listed buildings often require the use of older methods and techniques. There are additional regulations for altering listed buildings when it comes to getting planning permission. Any alterations to the building's character are likely to require Listed Building permission, even if you just want to install a fence. It is a good idea to have your property assessed by a listed buildings specialist, as they will not only be able to tell you what specialised tradesmen you will require, but can also give you advice on the bureaucratic side of things.

There are a lot of sources of advice for people interested in period building restoration and conservation. The Conservation Register is a database of conservation businesses in the UK, though it is not free to use. Organisations like the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) can provide help, such as pointing you to similar buildings and projects in your local area. This kind of project requires a lot of planning to get right, so do all of this well in advance of work starting.