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.

Read the stories of the skilled craftspeople who work with historic buildings on our blog

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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CPL Chartered Architects

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

CPL Chartered Architects (CPL) is an RIBA Chartered Practice. We work predominantly with Churches, Christian Organisations, Charities and Community Groups. Much of our work relates to the development...

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Philanthropy Company

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

We are trusted leaders in fundraising with an outstanding track record. Our mission is to increase philanthropic giving and its power to drive positive change; especially valuable for churches is our...

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Falconbridge Site Security Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Falconbridge Site Security are a industry leading installer of remote monitored security systems, based in the Midlands we are ideally located to serve nationwide locations. Specialists in the...

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Approach Works

Essex, Suffolk

We specialise in providing building services for Churches. From remedial works to major projects, we work closely with our customers to provide tailored solutions. Using our extensive range of trades...

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Limelight Studios Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Derek Hunt is an accredited stained glass conservator working from purpose built studios in rural Leicestershire, with over 34 years experience as a professional glass artist. Derek designs and makes...

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Bullen Conservation Ltd

Cheshire, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Wales, Yorkshire

Bullen Conservation are an established, specialist masonry conservation contractor with vast experience in the conservation, restoration and refurbishment of Ecclesiastical and Historical buildings...

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Chawton Hill Associates Ltd

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Greater London, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Sussex

Established in 2001 we are Fellows of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors & offer Quinquennial Inspection Reports & specialise in Ecclesiastical building consultancy services...

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Heritage Tiling & Restoration Co

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Our Co provides clients with a comprehensive service covering restoration of existing tiling schemes, extensions to existing tiling, to enhance period buildings listed or not, we also provide a...

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Waterside Construction Limited

Greater London, Kent

Waterside offer a fully insured and accredited holistic building and maintenance service. Our Master Craftsmen and builders have a vast array of skills and expertise and are equally comfortable...

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Make Wood Good Ltd

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

We supply specialist epoxy resins for the repair and restoration of rotten timber and for fabrication and protection of new timber. Clear Penetrating Epoxy Sealer(Smiths CPES) was invented to restore...

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Apex Access Group

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Working at height rope access specialist Using abseiling techniques apex access group can complete all your historic building maintenance requirements in a quick, cost effective and non obtrusive...