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What is the Construction Industry Doing to Reduce Environmental Impact?

Quantifying how the construction industry impacts the environment entails a multitude of factors. The materials used, machinery emissions, transportation and the general sustainability of the completed building are just some of the aspects to consider when reviewing the environmental effect of the construction industry. However, this also means that there is...

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London’s Changing Skyline

Did you know that as of the end of 2019, a record 76 new skyscrapers were set to proudly stand against London’s vista? With more towers populating the country’s capital compared to any other year in the city's history, we take a more in-depth look at the city’s ever-changing skyline. Buildings...

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Can Poor Building Work Be Fixed?

Successful repair to shoddy building work is a vast subject, which is dependent on the initial damage and the area of construction. According to a 2017 BBC article, the area of building work which caused the most issues was roofing, which had a total of 4,971 complaints to Citzens Advice...

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How to Resolve Common Structural Defects

Structural defects can affect many aspects of your home. Inattention during the design process and inadequacy during construction are usually at fault. Some effects of structural defects can be hazardous to live amongst and create an unhygienic environment. Cracking to walls can be evidence of weak or inadequate foundations. Inadequate...

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