We have our own extensive machinery and equipment, which enables us to undertake all types of ground works and excavations. We also have our own roll on roll off wagon, so we are able to:

  • Transport equipment and plant
  • Remove excavated materials from site
  • Import aggregates


At Lowther and Dawson (Kendal) Limited we provide a comprehensive general building service throughout South Cumbria and North Lancashire. From groundworks to complete new build projects. We employ experienced time served tradesmen with an eye for detail who take a pride in their work.  We run well organised, clean and tidy work sites and pledge to keep our clients informed throughout their project.


We provide a wide range of renovation and property improvement services to both private and commercial customers, specialising in period properties. Our friendly and well experienced tradesmen have undertaken refurbishment work in schools, churches and various residential properties.


We have an extensive joiners shop which enables us to produce high quality products in both soft and hard woods including; windows, doors, staircases, king post trusses and many other joinery products made to measure.

We are registered with

National House Building Council logo