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Extension Build 2024 | The Times They Are A-Changin’

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Extension Build 2024: In 2024, the United Kingdom saw significant changes in its building regulations, marking a pivotal shift towards more sustainable, energy-efficient construction practices.

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Rising Damp Exposed, Is There Such Thing?

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Rising damp is a condition that affects the walls of buildings when water from the ground rises up through the bricks and mortar, mainly due to capillary action. Despite its well-documented presence and the potential damage it can cause to properties, a contingent of sceptics believe that rising dampness is a myth concocted to sell unnecessary damp-proofing services.

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Stop Builders Leaving The Industry Short

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The issue of UK builders leaving the industry for other careers is multifaceted, involving various social, economic, and industry-specific factors.

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UK Government urged to end health and safety deregulation following Grenfell Tower blaze

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The UK Government has been urged to scrap its approach to deregulation of health and safety legislation in the light of the Grenfell Tower blaze. In an open letter to Prime Minister Theresa May, over 70 leading organisations and figures from the UK’s safety and health profession have jointly called for a political sea change in attitude towards health and …

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