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Homeowner Duties: The CDM Regulations Explained

On 6th April 2015 the Government introduced the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015), putting additional obligations on householders having construction work carried-out.  This might include alterations, extensions or other similar types of work.

How Do I Comply With The Party Wall Act For My Renovation Project?

Most significant home renovation will require a Party Wall Award before the works can begin.  Failure to give notice to your neighbours could result in them obtaining a court injunction to prevent the works continuing at your expense.  However, correctly serving notice to your neighbours means that disputes over any damage caused by construction works to their property can be dealt with by surveyors rather than in Court.  Clearly, it is therefore important to make sure you get it right.

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