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Things you should know before Hiring a Building Company

A majority of big building companies provide their building services based on display homes. Their process is quite easy as they have plans and a sorted building process. Often the the required permits are taken care of by the building company however each area has information available so you understand the process e.g. look at […]

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Can Modular Homes Solve Britain’s Housing Crisis?

It’s a rarity to find consensus among all political parties but there is one subject on which they are all agreed – there is a housing crisis in the UK. But what are the problems and could modular homes be part of the wider solutions? What is ‘the housing crisis’? The post-war housing boom never […]

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Building up a Property Investment Portfolio From Scratch

Portfolios are important in almost any industry you can think of. It’s a showcase of the success (and sometimes failures) that you’ve had during your time working in a certain industry. It’s important to build a portfolio if you want to pitch ideas to investors or borrow money from banks and private firms in order […]

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Creating a Lasting Impression With Your Building’s Appearance

If you own a business, the appearance of your building is of extreme importance. Don’t get the wrong idea here. Yes, the product or service you offer your customers is important and the way your employees conduct themselves as representatives of the company matters. However, if the appearance of your business isn’t attractive to the […]

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Top 5 Ways to Extend Your Home in order to Add Value

From upgrading your bathroom to extending your outdoor space and all the details in between. If you are wondering about the best ways to add value to your home, then read on for our top tips on how to do just that with the best extension and renovation ideas for your home. Finding extra space […]

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What is LABC and Why Do You Need It?

Local Authority Building Control is a not-for-profit organisation, representing the local authority building control teams across England and Wales. Their teams work with homeowners and construction professionals to make sure homes comply with Building Regulations. It’s important that you have building work approved by the local council, as it can guarantee that the work is […]

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Construction, Not Destruction! Working With Your Builder

The core of any good building project, whether you’re building an extension or building a full house from the ground up, is not the tools or the foundation, but the relationship you have with your builder. Really, the right builder will understand how to work with you, and the relationship needs to work right from […]

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Your Checklist For Your New Home

Deciding to construct your own home is a massive decision. It is not something that you should rush into without doing your research and reading around the subject. There are many decisions that you will have to make along the way and you want to ensure that you are making the right choices at every […]

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Is Building Your Own Home Right For You?

In the search for an ideal property to live in, many people are considering a risky, yet rewarding project. The option to build their own home. Now, this is not for everybody as the DIY skills and architectural planning involved are beyond most people’s grasp. Even when hiring professionals, the costs will mount up.

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What Needs to Be Considered When Building-To-Let

Building a property and renting it out is a popular trend in the world of letting. Whether it be a house or a series of flats that are built and rented out, build-to-let is now overtaking buy-to-let. So, if you are a landlord or are a prospective landlord, then it may be prudent to now […]

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Building A Home Or Building A Legacy?

It’s not something many people could do on their own. Yet the person who gets the ball rolling, manages the finances and approves the final design will be forever known as the builder of that home. You might not personally lift a brick. But the legacy you’ll leave on that property will last a lifetime.

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