Our Blog

READ MORE
10 key takeaways from the Government’s new National Design Guide

The Government has produced a National Design Guide and will follow up with a National Model Design Code in 2020. What will this mean for developers?

READ MORE
READ MORE
PRS – the perfect property answer for the Subscription Generation?

Could the Private Rental Sector be the perfect housing solution for the iGen "Subscription Generation"? This article considers recent reports.

READ MORE
READ MORE
Offsite Expo – the new premier showcase for offsite build?

Offsite Expo is the new conference for all things concerning offsite construction. Who was there, what was said, and should you go next year?

READ MORE
READ MORE
Top tips to consider when buying land for your home

Are you an aspiring self-builder looking to build your dream home, but struggling to find land? Before you buy there are some factors may want to cons…

READ MORE
READ MORE
Getting stairs and staircases right in single homes

One of the key areas to the internal superstructure of any home of more than one floor is the staircase. In this article we are going to look at stair…

READ MORE
READ MORE
Where should you position electrical sockets and switches?

Approved Document P of the Building Regulations (England and Wales) ensures that domestic electrical installations are installed in a safe manner and…

READ MORE
READ MORE
Patience and flexibility key for a successful Site Manager

A Site Manager responsible for one of the biggest new developments at the heart of a Victorian South Coast seaside resort is celebrating after being s…

READ MORE
READ MORE
Designing and building your homes to be more accessible – Part Two

Making your homes more accessible – what are the requirements?

READ MORE
READ MORE
Changes help strengthen the Consumer Code for Home Builders

Created to help ensure new home buyers are treated fairly, the Consumer Code for Home Builders has undergone several changes recently, designed to imp…

READ MORE
READ MORE
Generating power at home – what you need for structural warranty approval

In this blog you will learn more about what our warranty requirements are for the installation of microgeneration power systems for your home.

READ MORE
READ MORE
Piling foundations - 10 documents you need to submit

There are many things that are important to remember when building with piling foundations - learn how to get the design and installation right first…

READ MORE
READ MORE
Considerations when insulating pitched roofs at rafter level

Where more than 50% of the surface of an existing roof is re-covered, a Building Regulations application must be made - and the Regs require the roof…

READ MORE