Project Profile: Queens County Farm Museum Phase II

Project Profile: Queens County Farm Museum Phase II The first step was to determine the material to use for the restoration. Many materials were considered. Cypress is one that was used for many years in the construction of old greenhouses and conservatories. Readily available and high resistance to moist environments. However a new timber product was favored, Accoya. This wood…

Conservatory Building: 5 Decisions to Make Before You Begin

The natural resources of the world, though abundant, are being threatened by climate change and global warming. As a result, people are becoming more aware of their carbon footprint; how much energy we consume, the environmental factors in which their food is grown, and how to incorporate it all into our everyday life.