Ten things to consider when planting next to your property, or taking on a property with climbing plants in situ. Can it damage the foundations? What sort of plants are best, and which aspect is best for them? Which plants should I avoid? To read the whole article, click here.
Chancel Tax – What is it?, Why was it introduced?, How do I know if my property – or the one I’m going to buy – is affected?, Can I insure against it?, and other questions answered about this liability. To read the whole article, click here.
We have been asked by a number of clients recently as to when they need to legally apply for building regulation approval in relation to upgrades and improvements to their properties. At some point in our lives most of us get round to changing, extending or renovating our homes in order to make them our own. This month’s 10 questions are designed to increase your understanding in this regard and help you through this process.
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The existing Hedgerow regulations came in to force on 1 June 1997 and were created with the intent of protecting important countryside hedges from damage and destruction. The regulations are extremely complicated so we have put together a few often-asked questions that help to explain different aspects of the regulations and how they might affect you, your property and the risk of legal action.
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Questions such as What is Radon?, Should I worry about it?, Is my house affected?, How do I test my property for it? How much does it cost to treat it? answered on one page, plus links to websites which provide further information.