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20th September 2021

Leat House: A Dreamy Renovation

Amongst the craggy cliffs of Cornwall’s North Coast, there nestles a little house, staunchly facing off the sun, rain, wind and waves in ...

20th September 2021

Bungalow to Spacious Two Storey Home

Benefits of bungalows Bungalows are often an affordable alternative for first-time buyers in the South West. Bungalows are perfect for residents ...

13th September 2021

The Most Beautiful Buildings in Cornwall

Buildings in Cornwall are shaped by the elements, seasons, local people, animals, fishing, farming, weather, tides, and the wild and beautiful ...

2nd August 2021

What is a Building Contractor?

You may have noticed on our site that Hysmark is described as a Cornwall and Devon-based ‘building contractor’. But not every construction ...

26th July 2021

Loft Conversions in Cornwall

Hysmark are building contractors based in Cornwall. Our local builders undertake construction projects in Bude, Launceston, Wadebridge, Newquay, ...

21st June 2021

So You Want a Fixer-Upper in Cornwall?

In these uncertain times, one thing is for sure. Cornwall is hot stuff right now. Our little corner of the country has never known such ...

4th May 2021

How to Spot a Good Property: Five Tips to Finding Your Dream Home

Over lockdown, so many city-dwellers have found themselves dreaming of open spaces, green fields, sea views and a simple, good life. Locked down ...

13th March 2021

Listed Buildings

We’re looking back at some past projects and our blog posts about them. We hope to provide some answers to the questions and queries you ...

23rd March 2020

One Room Extensions // Bude, Cornwall

Recently, just completed a small one room extension in Bude, Cornwall. A perfect space for a home office, that the clients wanted we reused the ...

8th March 2019

Fireplace Construction - (Padstow, Cornwall)

Recently we were tasked with turning an old disused church near Padstow, Cornwall, into a liveable home. As part of the project, we were asked ...

18th January 2019

Listed Buildings

When doing any construction work within Cornwall and Devon, it is important to not only know if your building is listed but also what that ...