Restoration Projects

Replacement of external render to a 19th century cottage Northend, Goxhill

The existing render was removed by only using hand tools to minimise the amount of damage to the soft brick substrate.

The rendering was replaced using a St.Astiers... read more

External Lime Rendering - A 100 year old property gets a make over. Goxhill, Lincolnshire

Due to the age of the property and the soft brick construction, it was agreed that a lime based render would be the best option.

An external through... read more

Repairing the old plaster lath ceilings at Lenton Church

The church was under going a refurbishment of the roof and spire after damage caused over time, due to weather and other factors.

A.R.H. Tucker & Sons Limited were contracted in... read more

Sand & Lime Restoration work Bridge Street, Horncastle

Refurbishment of 2 adjoining buildings on Bridge Street, Horncastle.

The work involved the full refurbishment of the inside, which included the use of a lime based render system... read more

Running a Fibrous Cornice from a Mould

In older properties where damage has occured or the building has been adapated / altered, original features need not be lost.

A Fibrous Cornice can replicate a variety of original designs and features... read more

Curved section of plaster cornice to match the existing cornice.

The challenge here was to run a curved section of plaster cornice to match the existing. 

This entailed taking a template of the existing cornice, fabricating a running mould... read more