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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. …
15.07.2020
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Leadership organisations from across the building control sector have come together in the ‘Future of building control working group’ to develop 11…
07.07.2020
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Ashley King is a Building Control Apprentice at London Borough of Havering and loves what he's learning with LABC qualifications while he's carrying…
07.07.2020
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Jordan Carr, Building Control Surveyor at North East Lincolnshire Council gives us an idea of what working in public service building control is like…
29.06.2020
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Emily Bowman, Area Building Control Surveyor from East Suffolk Council told us a little bit about her career in building control and how LABC…
09.06.2020
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McKinsey & Company have published a report on how they believe construction will change in the coming years. Assessing how the full array of…
19.10.2015
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Timber windows aren’t a thing of the past. Their quality and engineering means they’re available pre-finished, double or triple glazed, with enhanced…
20.04.2016
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(Updated 1 May 2020) Timber staircases are an integral part of many homes across the UK. While the design and manufacture of a staircase is key to…