Stonemasonry, Roundhay, Leeds

Stonemasonry, Roundhay, Leeds

We recently completed these masonry works in Roundhay, Leeds. Masonry had become eroded/ damaged over time and was in need of replacement. Our skilled mason’s carefully cut out the defective stone work replaced it with new stone to match, as near as possible....
Cleaning Kippax War Memorial

Cleaning Kippax War Memorial

Towards the end of last year,  we were in Kippax to carry out cleaning and restoration works to the War Memorial. The memorial remembers those who gave their lives in the Great Wars (1914-1918 and 1939-1945) We used the DOFF steam cleaning system to clean the...
Erosion and The Damaging Effects of Cement Pointing

Erosion and The Damaging Effects of Cement Pointing

Recently we came across this very striking example of erosion, where the stonework had been completely worn away.  As you can see in the photograph above, the hard cement pointing has remained, whilst the stonework has worn away. This erosion has been accelerated by...
Stone Replacement, The Queen’s Hotel, York

Stone Replacement, The Queen’s Hotel, York

We recently completed these masonry works in York, where we were carrying out stone replacement at The Queen’s Hotel. Masonry had become eroded/ damaged over time and was in need of replacement. Our skilled mason’s carefully cut out the defective stone...
Facade Cleaning and Lime Mortar Pointing, Headingley

Facade Cleaning and Lime Mortar Pointing, Headingley

Here’s a recent project carried out in the Headingley area of Leeds. This semi detatched property was chemically cleaned and neatly repointed with a lime mortar mix, really enhancing its facade.  As  you can see the  chemical clean has really lifted the...