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Wallpaper Conservation

Wallpaper conservation requires specialist skills and understanding of the chemical processes involved in the decay of historic wallpaper. Wallpaper has been popular in England since the late 17th century and many historic papers are discovered under later decorative schemes.


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Companies supplying goods or services for Wallpaper Conservation
Allyson McDermott
Field House Awre Newham on Severn Gloucestershire GL14 1EH
Tel 01594 510 003
Email: allysonmcdermott@btconnect.com
Website: www.allysonmcdermottpaintsandwallpapers.com
Founded by Allyson McDermott in 1980, the practice has established an international reputation in the care and conservation of the historic interior, especially traditional wallpapers and painted schemes. They specialise in researching, conserving and recreating authentic period schemes and are renowned for our pioneering work in the conservation, restoration and reproduction of historic wallpapers and painted decoration.