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The Restoration of Heritage Buildings

May 23 2016

Here at Concrete Renovations, we have a proven track record of delivering exceptionally high standards when it comes to heritage building restoration. Restoring a building that holds historical value and is of great interest to the heritage of our country is incredibly important.

 In part, this is to ensure that all aspects of building history are maintained for years to come, but it is also necessary to protect buildings that are of historical value when they fall into disrepair so that they aren’t forgotten.

 According to English heritage, there are six main areas for authorities to focus on when it comes to the restoration of heritage buildings. These are Retail and Offices, Hotels and Accommodation, Transport and Travel, Education and Skills, Culture, Leisure and Tourism, and finally, Industry and Infrastructure.

 Our experience in the restoration area is extensive in and around the Cambridgeshire area. We have worked on many buildings that are prestige and of great value to local culture and history, such as Peterhouse College, Fen Court and the Arup Building Museum Site at Cambridge University. We have also been involved in the restoration of Tyringham Hall and Coventry Cathedral.

Why is it Necessary?

Heritage building restoration is more than just protecting historic buildings from demolition and states of disrepair. It is also about the growth and prosperity of local areas; not only does the restoration give work to contractors such as Concrete Renovations, but the result often draws in tourists and paying guests, too. In short, restoring buildings is a great way of driving the economy forward.

 It is important that the growth and development of types of building is done so in a way that is manageable and sustainable. This not only ensures that the building of heritage is restored for our generation, but for the next and the next after that, too. A big part of this is modernising and repurposing buildings to give them a new lease of life. Many examples of heritage building restoration that have succeeded in being sustainable can be found here.

 To find out more information about the services we offer and the restoration of heritage buildings, please do not hesitate to contact us via our website today.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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