Mason Bees: What’s the Buzz?

Did you know bees can make their nests in stone? While that sounds like something from a horror movie, it can be an all too real problem. We look a bit more closely at mason bees and what you can do about them.  Despite environmental and habitat changes resulting in the decline of bee populations […]

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Improving energy efficiency in traditional buildings

  In this blog we explore ways of improving energy efficiency in traditional buildings Owning a traditional building brings many pleasures, but as many of our members acknowledge, they can have their faults. During the winter months, keeping older buildings heated and warm can prove to be a challenge.As a result, traditional building owners may […]

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Get your older property autumn ready

It has been a pretty wet summer this year, even by the usual standards of Scotland’s climate. While that might be good news for some gardens, it can cause issues for traditional buildings.  For this reason its best to check your property and maintain some key areas – especially with more wet weather in Autumn/Winter […]

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