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Good roof maintenance

26
Mar

Good roof maintenance

Posted on: 26 March 2020

Category: News

Whilst roof maintenance does not fall under the remit of Building Control we thought this blog would sit nicely with our previous one on re-roofing work.  We hope you find it helpful. How often do you inspect your roof? Probably not very often.  Ideally you should check your roof for damage at least once or twice a year. This is especially important now, given the amount of wind and rain we’ve experienced over the last few months. If you leave it too late to check, you...

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Re-roofing Tips

9
Mar

Re-roofing Tips

Posted on: 09 March 2020

Category: News

If the recent severe weather has left your roof in need of repair, you know it could be an expensive job and for this reason, it is really important that it’s done correctly. Read on to find out what you should know before you start. Background The energy performance of buildings became far more important following introduction of Part L (conservation of fuel and power) of the building regulations 2006. The aim being to reduce energy consumption by 20% compared to 2002 levels. As a...

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Removing an internal Wall? What you need to know . . .

10
Feb

Removing an internal Wall? What you need to know . . .

Posted on: 10 February 2020

Category: News

Open plan living is very popular nowadays and removing an internal wall can open up your living area and add additional light and space without too much expense. Whilst it is possible to do the work yourself, we would recommend getting the experts in, is a much safer option. There are qualified architects, engineers and builders that have the specialist skills and equipment to carry out this kind of job for you. However, whether you intend to do the work yourself or hire a professional,...

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Thinking about a wood burner?

2
Jan

Thinking about a wood burner?

Posted on: 02 January 2020

Category: News

Thinking about a wood burner? Often considered stylish and a way of adding character to your property, installing a wood burner has been on the increase over the last few years.  So, if the idea of cosying up in front of your own log burner this winter sounds appealing, our blog which includes a list of pros and cons to installing a wood burner should help you make an informed decision. What size will I need? Making sure you buy the right size wood burner is one of the most...

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