post war housing

Rising BISF House build costs and slow progress angers Ministers in 1947 debate.

Apparently, all was not going well during the early stages of BISF House production in the UK. Many Ministers expressed deep concern over slow rates of progression, increasing costs and the direct and indirect links between the house and members of British Iron & Steel Federation and British Steel Houses Ltd. The latter company being …

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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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