Era is a multidisciplinary consultancy offering heritage advice, planning services and practical restoration guidance. The company was established by Arlene Baird, a heritage planner and designer with extensive experience in the restoration of historic buildings both in the UK and here in New Zealand. She is passionate about restoration and design and has restored many beautiful buildings personally and professionally – project managing everything from the historical research, through consent stages, design and building to full interior fit out. Arlene is a member of the New Zealand Planning Institute (NZPI), the Designers Institute of New Zealand (DINZ) and the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).
If you are thinking about restoring, renovating or redesigning your property, we would love to hear from you.
Whether you require basic heritage advice or a full restoration service, our aim is to take the stress out of your project by providing a seamless comprehensive service with results that you will love. We are happy to have a no-obligation chat, regardless of how large or small your project or query is so please feel free to contact us by phone or email.
Era is based in Mid Canterbury, but is a nation-wide company working on heritage and restoration projects throughout New Zealand.