Popular back in the sixties concrete gutters are very much of their time and in most cases past it as well. We come across them every now and then when we do a building survey and rarely if ever are they found in good working order.
Without wishing to underestimate the heartache and damage that comes with flooding, yesterdays statement regarding the risk of flooding by the ABI [Association of British Insurers] has been seized upon by the popular media and made to sound as though the residents of Folkestone & Hythe should be equipping themselves with waders and taking scuba […]
They’re, up they’re down. Its the end / the beginning of the month so any number of reports, headlines, scare stories, talk ’em up stories. The Land Registry House PriceIndex by London Borough is quite interesting though as to my mind it gives the lie to “London powering ahead” type headlines. Perhaps Islington, Westminster and […]
Double hung timber sash windows look great on older or period homes but they can be draughty and offer poor thermal performance, assuming you want to keep them and not replace them with modern double glazed units[we wouldn’t unless they look the part!] then there are a number of things to keep you eyes open […]