Posts by Debbie Warner

Streets ahead! Best British High Street revealed

Streets ahead! Best British High Street revealed

by on Wednesday 12 November, 2014 in Industry News

Belper in Derbyshire has been named as Britain’s Best High Street in the Great British High Street Awards. Fighting off tough competition from towns across Britain,...

NHBC who we are and what we do

NHBC who we are and what we do

by on Tuesday 21 October, 2014 in New Homes

Raising the standard of new build homes is at the core of everything we do. When you buy a new property with an NHBC 10 year Buildmark warranty, you can be reassured...

Get Britain building campaign

Get Britain building campaign

by on Thursday 9 October, 2014 in Industry News

An alliance between the Home Builders Federation, Modern Masonry Alliance, Federation of Master Builders and the Builders Merchants Federation has launched its Get...

New homes noise complaints down

New homes noise complaints down

by on Wednesday 8 October, 2014 in Industry News, New Homes

The NHBC Foundation has reported an encouraging drop in new homes noise complaints. A survey of the the owners of new attached homes shows a reduction in noise...

Reasons to love your new build home

Reasons to love your new build home

by on Monday 29 September, 2014 in New Homes

In a survey conducted earlier this year*, owners of new build homes revealed that design is the top reason why they love their new homes, closely followed by location...

Consumer protection for new home buyers

Consumer protection for new home buyers

by on Friday 26 September, 2014 in New Homes

Since April 2010, house builders registered with a new home warranty provider like NHBC have had to comply with the Consumer Code for Home Builders when marketing and...

Moving with your cat

Moving with your cat

by on Saturday 26 July, 2014 in Moving Homes

Is your cat acting strangely in your new home? Moving home can be stressful for all concerned. Whilst you may be focussing on getting unpacked and making sure your...

New home snagging checklist

New home snagging checklist

by on Thursday 26 June, 2014 in Moving Homes

NHBC recommends that anyone who buys a new home should check it before and after they move in, just in case there are some "snagging" items still to be fixed. If...