External refurbishment package, 2 Walmgate, York
GNR is proud to have completed a full external refurbishment package at this property. Our teams of highly skilled operatives undertook the various elements of work over a 18 week period.
In brief, our work involved the following elements.
The provision of access scaffolding. The challenge was to build the scaffold out of a basement window to span a section of the river Foss. Further, the scaffolding was also constructed to house our site accommodation above street level.
Our team had to undertake the refurbishment of the large chimney stacks on the building which were in a poor state of repair.Using lime mortar, Our skilled operatives, repaired all of the chimney stacks on the property.
Further, our skilled operatives also repaired much of the timber guttering to the perimeter of the building.
Specialist lead work was implemented and a new slate roof covering installed.
Additionally, a team of decorators from Bagnalls, were also contracted to undertake the external decoration.
For those who want to see more about this, we will post more details on this project is available in our case studies section in due course.