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Refers to the care of buildings by maintenance rather than avoiding any alterations or refurbishment.

Sash window in need of repair would avoid need for replacement

Replacement or Repair of Windows?

Windows are an important feature of buildings. Their replacement could change its appearance dramatically. The right strategy is required in each case.

Terrace house South London red brick and white render built for the working class not listed but a relevant historic building

What is a historic building?

Do you wonder why some old buildings are protected? Learn to identify a historic building and why not only listed buildings are relevant.