Roofing, Masonry & Lead Specialists

Edinburgh, Lothians, Borders, and Fife.



Welcome to James Breck: home to all your roofing and building requirements across Central Scotland.

We are a highly regarded, well-trusted and locally-owned company that has been caring for Scotland's historic built environment for over 100 years.

You will find our highly trained and experienced staff to be extremely professional, helpful, friendly and honest.

We have a vast experience in the refurbishment and conservation of both traditional and modern buildings.

Specialists in all aspects of roofing and building, our Building Surveyors can provide you with comprehensive photographic reports and a consultancy service second-to-none.


Conservation work


We have been at the forefront of building conservation in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas for many years.


Residential Projects


Whilst we complete many projects for larger clients we pride ourselves on the delivery of high-quality smaller scale projects on behalf of private residents.


Larger Clients


We are very proud to have worked on some of the finest buildings and monuments Scotland's built environment has on offer.



Offering the following building services but not limited to:

  • Masonry

  • Pointing

  • Chimney Repairs

  • Slating & Tiling

  • Brickwork

  • Joinery

  • Platform Roofs

  • Leadwork

  • Cast Iron

  • Plastering

  • Render

  • Harling


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