LABC News

30.07.2021
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Recent changes to the UK planning system give greater freedom for building or landowners in town centres to change use, extend upwards (up to two…
24.02.2021
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With the increase in people working from home during the pandemic, it seems a useful time to revisit the topic of building regulations and small…
23.06.2019
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If you’re contracted to do a job where timber or concrete ground floors are to be replaced, or are a homeowner faced with a damaged floor (for…
14.12.2020
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A basement extension can be a great way to add living space, a new, bedroom, games room, office or gym, for example. The attached photos sent to us…
17.11.2020
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We've put together a coronavirus-related resource page aimed at the construction industry and building control. It lists the documents and Government…
24.08.2020
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Insulation specialist Actis has presented the first regional prizes to winners of this year's popular LABC Building Excellence Awards. Virtual…
14.08.2020
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Construction Youth Trust want YOU to help inspire young people about the incredible breadth of roles available in the construction and built…
11.08.2020
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A recent CROSS report from structural safety organisation SCOSS highlights the importance of regular maintenance checks, getting the drainage right…
24.07.2020
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LABC's Head of Engagement Anna Thompson gave a Jewson Toolkit Talk recently and we recommend the video for anyone involved in construction. …