Cladding Remediation

Cladding remediation – what’s really tolerable? Since the Building Safety Act 2022 brought in new legislation around higher-risk buildings and the duty of accountable persons, cladding remediation remains a key topic for developers and landlords.  Indeed, the new rules issued last year continue to protect leaseholders of residential buildings above 11m in England from bearing [...]

By |2024-02-29T12:20:06+00:00February 29th, 2024|Commercial, News, Residential, Social Housing|0 Comments

Tips on how to create a more thermally efficient home

With the future of construction and design now focused on being more sustainable and zero-carbon conscious due to the climate crisis, it is not only architects, surveyors and project managers that are having to rethink the way that certain things are done but also homeowners, landlords and tenants alike.  That is why we will go [...]

By |2022-12-12T11:23:50+00:00December 12th, 2022|News, Residential|0 Comments

The Importance Of Eco-Friendly Paint Options For Your Buildings

Painting is, in some ways, an activity that allows us to be more environmentally conscious. It allows materials to be upcycled and extend the life of certain elements of a property. A simple refresh is far less wasteful than replacing timber window frames, for example. However, if we are not making the right product decisions [...]

By |2022-08-22T10:36:48+00:00August 22nd, 2022|News|0 Comments

Should We Rethink The Way We Managing Waste In Construction?

Our industry has long been criticised for its negative impact on the environment. From the emissions created by large building sites, to the mountains of unused or damaged materials produced daily, it is no wonder people are calling for a rethink in the way we're managing waste in construction. In this blog post, we'll take [...]

By |2022-08-22T10:29:48+00:00August 22nd, 2022|News|0 Comments

Positive Movement As The Building Safety Bill Receives Royal Assent

We are pleased to hear that the Building Safety Bill has recently been given royal assent, meaning it is now an act of Parliament. This is a huge step forwards for the construction industry as the bill will help to improve safety standards in buildings across the UK. The government first introduced it earlier last [...]

By |2022-08-22T10:23:58+00:00June 21st, 2022|News|0 Comments

How Is Mental Health In Construction UK Being Addressed?

With this industry still being very male-dominated, we also need to remember that men are three times more likely to commit suicide. Figures like that pose the question as to why more isn't being done to tackle this silent crisis of mental health in construction UK. Employees in this industry often work long hours, odd [...]

By |2022-08-05T07:49:41+00:00June 21st, 2022|Health & Community, News|0 Comments

The Social Value Of Construction & Other Impacts

The social, economic and environmental impact of our industry has been questioned more and more in recent years as certain areas have come under some scrutiny. Construction can have a huge impact on communities, both positive and negative. In this blog post, we will discuss the social value of construction and why it matters. We [...]

By |2022-06-13T15:12:52+00:00June 13th, 2022|News, Social Housing|0 Comments

The Advantages Of Social Housing & Our Loyalty To The Sector

In a world where the environmental impact has become a major priority for all industries, questions around social value have, until recently, taken a back seat. Given the climate crisis and media attention around pollution and energy consumption by UK homes - we understand their priority in many ways. However, today we are beginning to [...]

By |2022-06-13T15:05:56+00:00June 13th, 2022|News, Social Housing|0 Comments

Blakeney Leigh In The Press – Affordable, Carbon Zero Homes

With the demand for housing ever-growing, we have been sharing our involvement with new projects with the London News Online.  Offering our services as part of these amazing initiatives has allowed us to develop a range of affordable and innovative solutions within the carbon zero and supported living approaches.  With a number of developments on [...]

By |2022-05-09T08:03:11+00:00May 9th, 2022|News|0 Comments
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