6 Newton St, Edinburgh


Dunedin Canmore Housing
On behalf of:Peter Graham & Partners


6 Newton St, Edinburgh




After Submitting a competitive tender, Restrorex were appointed as principal contractors to carry out the billed works package.


To fully restore the external fabric of this large class c listed building. It was important to carry out the full restoration process, within budget and time constraints, whilst recognising the need for minimal disruption to the sitting tenants & close neighbouring business .


The designing, erecting and dismantling of significant areas of scaffolding, allowing access to carry out the following works

  • Retention and repair of existing windows
  • Joinery repair and renewal to roofs
  • Extensive renewal of decorative and structural masonry
  • Overhauling off roof coverings
  • Stripping and replacement of architectural lead work
  • Timber repairs to windows and roofs
  • Repair and re-decoration to rainwater goods


It was a challenge to maintain tenants in residence whilst significant structural works were carried out. This was successfully achieved. Also, allowing a major restoration to progress whilst the store has been in use for the full duration of the project.

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34 Russell Road, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH11 2LP

P.0131 337 2228  | E. Edinburgh@restorexltd.co.uk

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