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Why Site Management Training Is Essential in UK Construction

Why professional safety training is vital in the construction industry to combat still high accident and fatality statistics and meet HSE regulations and procedures.

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Why More Homeowners Are Choosing Resin Driveways

Why resin driveways are proving popular thanks to the variety of styles possible, their practical benefits such as being low maintenance and durable and good drainage.

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How To Protect Your Scaffolding

Construction site thefts cost £400 million each year, but by staying vigilant and employing the right technologies you can help to keep your scaffolding secure.

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How Much Is A Loft Conversion
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How Much Is A Loft Conversion?

Remember the Hidden Costs When Planning Your Conversion A loft conversion is a great way to add space and value to your home. But be sure to work out all the cost implications in advance.   A loft conversion is among the most common and popular of home upgrades. Conceptually, it makes a whole lot […]

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Planning a Stress-Free Loft Conversion
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Planning a Stress-Free Loft Conversion

A Simple Way to Add Space and Value to Your Home A loft conversion is one of the most cost-effective ways to extend your living space. Where do you start?   If your loft is a twilight world inhabited by dust, boxes of Christmas decorations and sundry other junk, it could be crying out to […]

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Don’t Let Your Home Extension Plans Go to The Party Wall
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Don’t Let Your Home Extension Plans Go to The Party Wall

The Party Wall Act protects you and your neighbours during any home improvements – failure to follow the correct procedures could land you with a hefty bill. For anyone who is considering building an extension, you will have realised that neighbours have an important role to play in many aspects of the planning process. You […]

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Asbestos Awareness Still Needed In Construction

With asbestos-related deaths still at a peak, it is essential that the construction industry understands the risks to its workers to safeguard their future health.

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Measured Surveys How They Work and What They Do
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Measured Surveys: How They Work and What They Do

A measured building survey is an accurate representation of a buildings structural elements and architectural features. Floor plans are a necessity because they provide an accurate representation of the building, and this is backed up with elevations and cross sections.   What is a measured survey?   A measured survey is a comprehensive survey of […]

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Why We British Can’t Get Enough of Glorious Glass Houses
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Why We British Can’t Get Enough of Glorious Glass Houses

The first glass hour, interchangeably called conservatories, orangeries and greenhouses, were built in Britain from the 1660s to home orange and citrus trees.   The history of conservatories   One evening in December 1843, Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and the Duke of Wellington were invited to Chatsworth House for a party, where they were taken […]

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Load On Demand – Fuel and Power Management

Effective Power Management Can Lead to Big Savings On any project, fuel and power costs constitute a significant overhead. Manage power effectively to save fuel and money. Equipment needs power, which demands a generator, which demands fuel. That’s understood, and when your generator is being put to good use, working away to power up equipment […]

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