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The repair of historic buildings is part of the maintenance work to preserve their heritage value.

Detail cornice of compo versus plaster

Composition: an alternative to plaster

Usually confused with plaster, composition or ‘compo’ has unique qualities and history. In this article, you’ll learn how to identify and care for it.

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.