Barry Stewart

Welcome to Barry Stewart & Sons Ltd

Based in Barking, Essex, UK, Barry Stewart & Sons Ltd is a well established property development, building contracting, insurance works and property leasing company.

London Borough of Havering

Location: Kipling & Dryden Towers, Mountbatten, Victoria, Edinburgh & Elizabeth Houses, Romford, Essex, UK

Communal area decorations and improvements

Scope of works

  • Strip and fire upgrade walls and ceilings
  • Provide top quality anti-graffiti coating
  • Renew all floor coverings
  • Renew entrance doors with ‘secure by design’ doors

The local authority, London Borough of Havering, required all the communal areas of the Kipling and Dryden towers to be improved with a high standard of decoration. The project included, providing a fire retardant and anti-graffiti finish to comply with current fire regulations. Barry Stewart & Sons Ltd worked in close partnership with Tor Coatings Ltd, a specialist paint manufacturer, to provide a complete package of works.


  • Barry Stewart & Sons Ltd issued a 7 year guarantee for the fire retardant and anti-graffiti wall and ceiling finishes, which provided peace of mind for the local authority.
  • Residents benefit from increased security and safety from the ‘secure by design’, strong, damage and fire resistant
  • The specialist coatings for the walls and ceilings, and the specialist floor covering, means that they are easier to clean and maintain, which provides long-term cost savings.