Lovely geometric and encaustic tiled entrance porch which sadly had numerous loose and damaged tiles, uneven and door sticking. We traced, carefully lifted, transported back to our workshop, reconstructed and installed.
Central London, replica of original mosaic set into disabled access lift.
The mosaic was pre-fabricated in the workshop using the in-direct method before installing on site with solid marble treads and risers.
Survey works start on Hans Tisdall mosaic panels at Manchester University. This exciting project involves the relocation of the large murals to a new site on University Campus. The scope of works include the cleaning and reinstatement of vulnerable and missing tesserae. This is possibly one of the best examples of mix media composition and although a challenge will be a pleasure to work on.
Jesse Rust & Co. glass mosaic found in old Bank entrance in Central Birmingham. Presumed to be beyond repair, but following some sympathetic cleaning, stabilising and face-grouting, the extent of repairs are thankfully far less than anticipated.
The Exchange, Erith, Restoration of Jesse Rust & Co. entrance.
Harley Street, marble mosaic replica, hand-cropped installation
Working at Manchester Town Hall, carefully removing and salvaging original marble tesserae and setting aside for future reinstatement works.
With great pride Mosaic Restoration was awarded the 2021 Triennial Award for ‘Excellence in Floor and Wall Tiling’ by ‘The Worshipful Company of Tylers and Bricklayers’.
Neil Phillips (Project Manager) and time served member of the team with over 12 years with the Company, was awarded ‘The Foreman Award’ for the same project, The Royal Albert Hall, completed last year.
Large marble mosaic and geometric floor tile restoration project in Notting Hill, London. Involved templating, off site fabrication of replica sections, numerous in-situ repairs, consolidating / stabilising vulnerable areas, face-grouting, thorough sympathetic cleaning and finishing treatments.
Project completed within two months.
Jesse Rust & Co. glass mosaic.
Extensive reinstatement works to original installation to include recording, careful removal, making good of substrate, reconstruction of missing sections using our stocks of salvaged and new glass tesserae, reinstatement and finishing treatments.
Project took over two months to complete.