Welcome to our blog.  We update this page on a regular basis to engage and communicate our Knowledge and Expertise in Building Restoration throughout Cornwall.

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As you will have seen in out previous blogs Listed Building Restoration Cornwall (Part 1 and Part 2), we have been busy as Principle Contractors undertaking Phase 1 of our building restoration works in Cornwall on this Grade II Listed 17th Century dwelling.

Listed Building Restoration Cornwall

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Hydraulic Lime in Cornwall was pioneered by an English Civil Engineer called John Smeaton. He achieved this by using pebbles and powdered brick as aggregate.

Smeaton commenced an extensive series of commissions and some of these included:

Eddystone Lighthouse

From 1755 to 1759, Smeaton designed and constructed the third Eddystone lighthouse which was situated on rocks off the east coast of Cornwall.

Hydraulic Lime in Cornwall

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Breathability and breathable materials are mentioned on numerous occasions in many of our previous Blogs, and throughout our Website.

Breathability in Old Buildings in Cornwall

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Leslie Cornell
Unit 13/14 St Austell Bay Business Park
Par Moor Road
St Austell
PL25 3RF

Tel: 01726 337577
Mob: 07851 153 683