We are pleased to announce that we have now began the long awaited exterior facade repairs at the former Sunday School located within the grounds of St Andrews church, Rodney Street, Liverpool.
This beautiful italianate building has stood proudly since 1872 and although suffered much neglect in the last number of years it is now being sympathetically restored to its original glory.
We will be reproducing all of the missing exterior mouldings and original details of this building over the next few months and updates will be posted as work progresses.
Here is another accidental discovery that I would like to share.
It was discovered by myself whilst carrying out conservation work and cornice repairs at Hamilton Square, Birkenhead. Cheshire. Continue reading
This project was for a bespoke set of inset stone frames for a private client in Cheshire. We matched the colour of the frame with the clients stone walls and we used the silicone mould from our previous post to produce parts for the plaster model.
Here is a tip I would like to share that I find extremely useful and believe everyone in the trade should try. Continue reading
The keystones from the lower windows at St Andrews church were all replaced with new as the originals were damaged or missing.
This enrichment was cast as part of a portland cement facade around in 1850 and is a small part of an ongoing conservation project.
To replace the missing detail I will need to remodel a small section of the original detail , before taking several rubber moulds to form a finished master for the cement casting.
We produced and fitted these sandstone composite window surrounds and window sills to enhance the exterior of this Wirral home
These large arched window mouldings were ran in situ along with the inner reveals and returns.We ran 10 top windows,3 lower windows and small sections on a bench for repairs. Continue reading
This Moroccan look washroom was completed by milesnegusfancey.com and myself in 2015, we matched the colour of the hand made floor tiles and created a bespoke Japanese shikkui plaster finish for the walls, ceilings and counter, to finish off we cast and fitted coloured stone skirting detail to designers requirments.