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The British Board of Agrement http://www.bbacerts.co.uk/ have decided my complaint against Sers needs action, immediately, nip it in the bud was their words. I wish them well but wish i’d contacted them a year ago. 179 more words


Retrofit adventure Part 1: half way there?

During the last 20 months, since buying this neglected old house in South Manchester, I’ve been thinking, researching, and worrying about the choices to green up my home. 1,020 more words

General Refurbishment

A beautiful cork blanket for my house

Despite having fixed my mind on wood fibre external wall insulation (EWI) for the last 18 months, I’ve switched to cork just 2 weeks before work was due to start, and I’m exploring it for internal walls and floors too.   292 more words

General Refurbishment

Holiday pay

Interesting news today about workers who do overtime regularly should have their holiday pay worked out on the sum total rather than their hourly pay. There is even talk of back pay, which some firms will find hard to pay. 385 more words