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Party Wall Act


Under the Party Wall Act a property owner has the legal right to do works that might otherwise constitute trespass or nuisance.

Global air conditioning


BSRIA examine the 'unpredictable' 2018 global air conditioning market.

In Plain Sight


ICE publish new report calling for new sector-wide body to help avert structural failures.

The talent pool in the LGBT community

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The rainbow JCB will be making a welcome return to the London Build Expo on 23 and 24 October at Olympia.

External works

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An introductory article to external works - all activities carried out to the external environment of a building project.

Architects and Brexit


With the clock ticking, RIBA say that a 'no deal Brexit' will be "disastrous" for the architecture profession.

Lime mortar for conservation

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The focus is generally on the lime binder, but the aggregate is actually the most significant element.

Planning construction projects


The importance of communication, collaboration and simplicity when planning construction projects.

Regulation of property agents


New working group is set up to consider options for raising standards across the property agent sector.

New legislation and guidance

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BSRIA provide a top 10 list of recent legislation and guidance affecting buildings.

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