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DaveLewis

How to Reduce Neighbour Noise in a BISF Property?

I am renovating a BISF house in South Wales but have an issue with noisy neighbours. I think this is mostly down to them being noisy but partly due to the poor construction between the properties. As my photographs show, I have stripped the walls upstairs and downstairs back to the breeze blocks. My first

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JD1990

My First BISF Home & Some Questions….

Hello everyone! I have just had an offer accepted on my first house (which happens to be a 3 bed BISF home in Bath) I got it for just over 161K which I thought was a bargain for the area! I’ve looked into things a bit further and it looks like there are some preconceived

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BISF Admin

Does My House Need A Repair Certificate?

Does My House Need A Repair Certificate? Guest Question: I currently have my BISF house up for sale and I have found a prospective buyer. The problem is that years ago, my house was externally renovated by the local Council and my buyers are asking for a certificate of repair. They have been told that

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vera_p

BISF House + Content Insurance?

Kwik Fit is struggling to renew my home insurance quote this year, so I am looking for a another (reasonable) provider/quote. Has anyone renewed recently and advise me who with?

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BISF Admin

BISF House Asbestos Dangers?

The word BISF is synonymous with post war prefabricated buildings. This same word is often followed sooner or later by the words Asbestos but what do you really know about Asbestos in your own BISF home? Asbestos strikes fear into most  minds. Indeed 4000 people lose their lives every year from serious asbestos related diseases

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BISF Admin

Frequently Asked Questions BISF Houses.

Frequently Asked Questions BISF Houses. We frequently see BISF related questions being asked on various forums and websites across the internet. Many of the answers provided albeit with good intent, are  often completely wrong and misleading even to the point of being dangerous. Many answers are posted by people with  absolutely no experience or understanding

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