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Party Wall Process – An Infographic

The Party Wall process can seem confusing at first. That's why we've created this infographic to show the process and party wall timescales.
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Do I Need a Survey When Buying a House?

Do I need a survey when buying a house? What are the risks? What if the property appears in good condition? Read about our experience ...
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7 Steps To Creating Your Own Party Wall Notices

Some building owners choose to prepare their own party wall notices rather than using a surveyor. In this article we'll be looking at how to ...
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The Party Wall Act: Compensation & Expenses

The Party Wall Act makes certain provisions for compensation and expenses in relation to damage and to making use of construction work previously carried out ...
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5 Causes of Dry Rot & How to Avoid It

In this article we will be looking at dry rot and some of the more ...
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Building on the boundary line of two properties

The Party Wall Act:Building on the Line of Junction The Party Wall etc. Act 1996 ...
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