Memorials have values ranging from personal connections to historic social and cultural connections. They can be simple structures or extraordinarily decorative. Understanding the unique associations and value a particular memorial has and engaging with those who wish to conserve and restore is something this Practice excels at.
We will identify the primary decay mechanism which has caused failure and outline repairs and budget costs allowing custodians to consider how best to proceed. We can set priorities to suit a limited budget.
Our specialist advice can be important where the wrong diagnosis can lead to an incorrect or needless repairs which at best is unnecessary and at worst have unforeseen and costly consequences.
We prepare drawings and specifications, making any statutory or ecclesiastical applications necessary. Great care is critical to the success of a repair project of this nature and you will find us demanding of the contractor.