Building & Property Advice

Are There Bats in Your Property

Bats The towns and cities built by humans have destroyed many of the natural habitats of bats. However, bats have ...

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Building Terms & Jargon

Whilst we endeavour to avoid jargon in our Reports, the use of some technical terms is unavoidable. Some common building ...

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Electrical Work

The 2005 Building Regulations Part P detail the rules surrounding electrical works for domestic properties. Unsafe electrics and wiring can cause ...

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Extensions

Extending your property can be an attractive option if you require more space but do not want to move for ...

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Party Wall Q&As

THE PARTY WALL ACT 1996   Most Commonly asked questions and answers. 1. WHAT DOES THE ACT DO? The Act provides a ...

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Listed Buildings

Listed Buildings Buildings of special architectural or historical interest can be listed by the Secretary of State for Culture, Media ...

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Boundary Disputes

Boundary disputes arise when there is uncertainty surrounding who owns areas of land between two properties. Sometimes disagreements are easy ...

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Energy Efficiency

Cavity Wall lnsulation Cavity Wall lnsulation is a method to significantly reduce the amount of energy required to heat your ...

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Property Maintenance

MAINTENANCE ADVICE General A home will deteriorate from new and therefore requires regular maintenance and repair. The following notes are ...

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Security

Outside SECURITY ADVICE External Boundary & Site Property boundaries should be maintained and repaired and must not provide footholds for ...

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Fire Safety

FIRE SAFETY ADVICE General Loss of life and property damage due to fire is a serious problem in residential property. ...

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