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Reema (Hollow Panel) Type PRC Houses

Reema (Hollow Panel) Type PRC Houses Classified as being ‘Defective’ by the Secretary of State under Part XVI of the Housing Act 1985, in England & Wales unless subject to approved repair. Manufactured by Reema Construction Ltd of Salisbury Wiltshire was formed in 1948. Approximately 17,600 houses of this type were known to have been …

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BISF Steel Framed Houses – Are They Defective or Not?

BISF Steel Frame House – Defective or Not? Following the post war housing shortage of the 1940’s, thousands of homes were built across the width and breadth of the country using a range of new and unproven building methods. Many of these houses have since been demolished or have suffered from serious structural defects making …

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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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