LABC News

02.03.2021
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LABC are pleased to announce the launch of our new website for homeowners - Front Door. It aims to provide practical guidance on home improvements,…
01.03.2021
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The installation or improvement of loft insulation is one of the simplest ways of improving the energy efficiency of a building. Up to 25% of heat…
26.02.2021
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What is carbon monoxide? Carbon monoxide is colourless, odourless and tasteless. Mild poisoning can cause headaches and flu-like symptoms, whilst…
24.02.2021
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The building regulations specify limits on water use for newly constructed homes and those formed by converting existing buildings. Water usage from…
19.02.2021
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Insulation specialist Actis will be presenting its popular SAP training sessions at two LABC virtual roadshows next month. The first takes place on…
17.02.2021
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LABC welcomes the news that the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has appointed Peter Baker as the new Chief Inspector of Buildings, to establish and…
12.02.2021
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Cornwall has seen a more than 50% rise in cases of dangerous structures reported to the council in just five years. Dangerous structures are one of…
05.02.2021
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A north west builder has been jailed for fraud after admitting faking insurance documents and building control approval forms as well as carrying out…
26.01.2021
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On Wednesday 20 January, a sinkhole appeared in Walmer Street in the Gorton area of Manchester. This was followed the next day by the collapse of two…