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18.01.2017
Blog Post
Before we had the trussed roofs we commonly use today, the prototype was developed in the 1950s when resources were still in short supply following…
18.01.2017
Blog Post
One of our building control surveyors recently encountered this attempt to comply with the Equality Act. The unit had been split into two and a new…
18.01.2017
Blog Post
While a lack of internet connection on a website can be frustrating, having offline masonry on a building site is worse! The photo below shows newly…
18.01.2017
News
The first ever garden villages, which have the potential to deliver more than 48,000 homes across England, have been given government backing. Three…
18.01.2017
News
CITB chief executive Adrian Belton has resigned after three years in the job. He stepped down at the end of December, with chief financial officer…
18.01.2017
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The BRE have produced a report that raises concerns over instances of inappropriate installation of retrofit wall insulation in homes in Wales. The…
18.01.2017
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The Each Home Counts review was launched in 2015 to consider issues relating to consumer advice, protection, standards and enforcement in relation to…
17.01.2017
News
Are you a builder or architect in Yorkshire? We're hosting 'Innovation in Construction' an event for small to medium enterprises.  Hear from industry…
03.01.2017
News
Do you know of a great build that has involved: outstanding craftsmanship technical innovation sustainability and high performance use of innovative…