Cavity wall insulation problems

The problem with cavity wall insulation

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Background Insulation providers have traditionally struggled to persuade people to spend their own money on well-designed, properly installed energy saving measures. To counter this, various government subsidies have been made available over the past twenty years. However, this has created what the Property Care Association describes as a ‘gold rush’ mentality amongst some speculative contractors. As one scheme starts, contractors …

Is it worth investing a basement conversion?

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People often ask us whether it’s worth the investment and upheaval of a basement conversion to add value to their property. In this post, we consider what are the best ways to add value to your home, and is converting your cellar to add extra space one of them? There are many ways to add much-needed space to a family …

Woodworm treatments

How do I know if I’ve got woodworm?

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Of course, if you think you might have woodworm, the first thing to do is contact a specialist like Multiskill. They will be able to quickly identify the problem and recommend the best course of treatment. However, what are the telltale signs that you may have a woodworm infestation in your home? And is it necessarily a cause for concern? …