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CJ Bloor

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Is my surveyor qualified - how to know

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13 Apr 2024

Is My Surveyor Qualified?

There are lots of questions that come up when you’re investing in a property. But

Aminah Barnes

The Art of Property Negotiation

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24 Dec 2023

The Secret Art of Property Negotiation

Navigating property negotiations, especially when dealing with estate agents, requires skill and understanding. This article

Chris Bloor

What is Japanese Knotweed and What Can You Do About It?

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5 Dec 2023

Combatting Japanese Knotweed: Identification and Solutions

Japanese knotweed, scientifically known as Fallopia japonica or Polygonum cuspidatum, is a herbaceous perennial plant

Chris Bloor

Pest Infestations: How to Spot Them and What to Do

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5 Dec 2023

Pest Infestations: How to Spot Them and What to Do

Pest infestations can wreak havoc on buildings, causing structural damage, compromising hygiene, and creating unpleasant

Chris Bloor

what is dry rot and what are the signs?

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5 Dec 2023

What Is Dry Rot and What Are the Signs?

Contrary to its misleading name, dry rot is a byproduct of damp conditions, specifically a

Chris Bloor

How to Identify and Remedy Timber Decay

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5 Dec 2023

How to Identify and Remedy Timber Decay

Did you know that damp patches appearing on ceilings or walls can be a warning

Chris Bloor

Is spray foam insulation a good idea

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5 Dec 2023

Is Spray Foam Insulation a Good Idea?

There has been increasing attention into the use of spray foam insulation in recent months,

Chris Bloor

help to buy scheme pros and cons

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5 Dec 2023

What are the Pros and Cons of the Help to Buy Scheme?

The Help to Buy scheme, introduced by the government to assist first-time homebuyers in purchasing

Chris Bloor

negative home survey options what to do

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5 Dec 2023

What Can You Do After a Negative Home Survey?

A building survey is an assessment, which is carried out to provide prospective buyers with

Chris Bloor

What is a good EPC Rating

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5 Dec 2023

What is a Good EPC Rating?

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) play a pivotal role in the world of real estate and

Chris Bloor

how much does a home survey cost

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5 Dec 2023

How Much Does a Home Survey Cost?

The first question many homebuyers ask about home surveys is, “how much does a survey

Chris Bloor

how to find a good epc assessor

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5 Dec 2023

How to Find a Good EPC Assessor

Selling or letting out your property in the UK mandates the possession of an Energy

Chris Bloor

what are the different types of damp

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5 Dec 2023

7 Different Types of Damp Found in Properties

Damp in buildings is a widespread and often underestimated problem that can lead to a

Chris Bloor

when to arrange a property valuation

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5 Dec 2023

When to Arrange a Property Valuation

Property valuations provide an insight into the value of houses and apartments. Whether you are

Chris Bloor

ultimate home survey guide

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5 Dec 2023

The Ultimate Guide To Home Surveys

You’ve probably heard of home surveys, or homebuyers surveys, when it comes to talking about

Chris Bloor