HERITAGE CONSERVATION AWARD FOR KÖLERI 4 FACADE

On 25th May the Tallinn City Planning Authority awarded the owners and the executors of works for exemplary renovated buildings. One of the awards went for the facade in Kadriorg which was renovated by us.

FACADE WORK IN KADRIORG

As usually, we had a big facade work in summer. This time in Kadriorg, Köleri 4. It is a big and beautiful Lender house where a lot of unique decoration style for wood has been used - wooden lace. We renovated altogether a little bit more than 400 m2.

RENOVATION OF WOODEN FACADE IN NÕMME

The main outside work last summer was a renovation of a wooden facade in Nõmme, on Liiva street. It is an old house built of horizontal logs covered mainly with vertical board. Previously we have renovated the plastered facade of the funkhouse in the same yard in 2011 and made the interior works in 2012. 

RESTAURATION WORKSHOPS

In February started our new project "Restauration workshops in Estonia", supported by the Ministry of Culture. The project lasts until the end of the year and during the project we carry out many seminars and workshops in five regions in Estonia: Tallinn, Viljandi, Pärnu, Jõgeva, Paide/Esna.

COMPLEMENTARY COURSE IN ENGLAND

Within the project "Complementary courses about natural finishing" our professional Taavi went to two courses in London in July where several decorative and imitating finishing materials and techniques were introduced. One aim of the project is to gain and develop the experiences in finishing techniques like stucco, marmorino, etc., with the purpose to carry out workshops about those topics ourselves in future and to introduce those materials and techniques.

ESTONIAN TADELAKT

Tadelakt is a traditional Moroccon plastering technique which result is a waterproof surface. Although the origin of tadelakt technique is the surroundings of Moroccon city Marrakech, nowadays the suitable plaster mixtures for tadelakt technique are mainly produced outside Africa.

INTERIOR WORKS AT THE HEART OF KALAMAJA

At the end of last year we finished a complete renovation of an apartment in Kalamaja, on Salme street. The house is under the protection of cultural heritage and as suitable for this kind of house we used traditional and natural solutions in interior works.