Bringing past beauty back!

May 25th, 2019|

Early 2017 we had the privilege of working on the regeneration of a 150+ year old, grade II listed building known as Brunel House. The commission involved returning the beams and steel work to their [...]

Construction masters

April 20th, 2019|

How long does an engineer train? How about an Architect? There are many cowboy builders out there with little or no training and don’t they just make a mess. There is an inch long, [...]

Cast Iron and Steel

March 28th, 2019|

When it comes to building you would always want to use the best products, whether it is a commercial or a residential construction choosing the right material is key. Now, when looking at what would [...]

Our Founders

February 12th, 2019|

The company that now exists as Hawthorn Estates Ltd began in 1976. The co-founders, Geoff and Kendall Dootson who were married in 1975, this is when their journey began. When they registered for VAT, [...]

Dry Rot in Nuneaton

January 20th, 2019|

When most people hear dry rot, they run for cover. Dry rot does to a certain degree deserve its fearful reputation. But if you understand it, it does lose some of its scariness. Dry [...]

Working in Cornwall

December 16th, 2018|

When asked to travel to the Sound West to provide our services, we were happy to help. The work that was needed was in the historic market town Helston, Cornwall. Helston A quaint village [...]