Specialist Skills Directory

A directory of specialist crafts people working to preserve the nation's heritage buildings.

Whether you need a blacksmith or a embroiderer, a steeplejack or a stained glass restorer, look first in our Specialist Skills Directory - you should be able to find the right person for the job. Anything from a leaking roof or stained glass that needs repairing, to new toilet facilities that need installing, to IT support and fundraising consultants.

The use of trade, firm or business names in the Specialist Skills Directory is for the information and convenience of the reader. Such use does not constitute an endorsement or approval by the National Churches Trust of any product or service to the exclusion of others that may be suitable.

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Universal Stone Limited

Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Greater London, Hertfordshire, Kent, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex

Providers of high end specialist construction and restoration services for ecclesiastical buildings. USL’s construction services cover all forms of heritage and church conservation and restoration.


benjamin + beauchamp architects

Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire

b2 architects specialise in the repair and conservation of churches and working with PCC to deliver their projects. The practice is actively involved with church re-ordering projects which vary in...

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Gillett & Johnston (Croydon) Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Gillett & Johnston has been manufacturing, installing and servicing clocks of all types for clients around the world since 1844. Our commissions can be seen in landmark sites worldwide and in...

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Integrated Contamination Management UK Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

ICM's chemical-free, Relative Humidity controlled warm-air method sensitively eradicates damage-causing insects such as woodworm and other wood borers, moth, carpet beetle, silverfish, book louse,...

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MS Joinery & Roofing

Northern Ireland

We are a reliable team that carry out roof restoration, from tiling, slating and lead work.  


Alto Electrical Limited

Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Rutland

Alto Electrical Limited are passionate about protecting unique and historic buildings from unnecessary disruption or damage to their crucial character. When undertaking a project, we will ensure that...

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Creative Audio-Visual Solutions Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

The considerate Church Audio-Visual installation company. We listen first to understand your needs both now and for the future, and then advise on the most appropriate system. CAVS will work with...

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Apostle Charity Consulting

England, Wales

Experts in church capital and revenue appeals. We work with some of the most beautiful and historic buildings in the country and are actively involved in helping them raise money for capital repairs...

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Manning and Woods Ltd


We are builders specialising in the careful and respectful restoration of older secular and religious buildings.  

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MarbleAir Architects

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

We are a dedicated and forward-thinking team of architects, designers & structural engineers with years of experience in the building industry. Our projects range from work on private...

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Lang Conservation Ltd

Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, West Midlands

We specialise in the the careful conservation and repair of historic and listed buildings and undertake projects of all sizes. We undertake stone masonry, carpentry, roofing and associated works. We...

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SK Conservation Limited

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Greater London, Hampshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Surrey, Sussex, Wiltshire

SK Conservation is a team of fully qualified conservators and stone masons, specialising in all areas of carving, fixing and building conservation. We use traditional methods and techniques...