Skills

Masonry work

Our masonry services include:
 

Stabilisation work, restoration, indenting, replacement stone, pointing, new building in block, brick or stone.


 

 
            

 


Carpentry and joinery

Led by Chris Nicholson-Jones, we specialise in insitu structural repairs, conservative repair techniques, and like for like replacement joinery.

Services include:

Roof repairs, timber frame repairs, replacement joinery including windows and doors, historic joinery and carpentry repairs.
 
           


 


Roofing

We have considerable experience with traditional roof repairs and construction, working in slate, tile and lead to ensure that the historic character of the roof is maintained.

 


Lime Mortars and Plastering

The properties of lime mortars are now well understood, however careful consideration must be given to its use taking into account the type of building materials, location, exposure and application. Correct specification is crucial when using lime products, many failures have occurred in recent years due to poor specifying or inexperienced users.
 

PPS undertake flatwork on solid, lath and fibre boards as well as Insitu repairs and replacement to cornice, enrichments, centre pieces

 

 

Other conservation and restoration work.
 

Protection work for collections and historic buildings

Sensitive adaption and reuse of historic buildings

Specialist decorating

Planned and reactive maintenance.