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New guide offers top tips to prevent moisture in new-build homes

New guide offers top tips to prevent moisture

by on Tuesday 5 November, 2019 in Homeowner advice, Industry News, New Homes

As winter approaches - are you concerned about moisture in your new home? A new guide published today by the UK Centre for Moisture in Buildings (UKCMB) and supported by...

Urban house value boosted by proximity to public green space

Urban house value boosted by proximity to public

by on Wednesday 16 October, 2019 in Industry News, Moving Homes

Homes close to parks, public gardens, playing fields and other public green spaces in England and Wales are more expensive than they would be if they were further away,...

Traditionally built homes embracing innovation

Traditionally built homes embracing innovation

by on Monday 7 October, 2019 in Industry News, New Homes

Three in four new homes currently being built are using ‘traditional’ construction, but they contain a wealth of innovation, according to a new report from NHBC...

Top tips to keep out the ‘school run’ burglars

Top tips to keep out the ‘school run’

by on Thursday 29 August, 2019 in Homeowner advice, Industry News

September is just around the corner, it’s that time of year when we’re settling into the new school year and wondering when to put the heating back on! Not only is...

Find an award winning site near you

Find an award winning site near you

by on Wednesday 3 July, 2019 in Industry News, Moving Homes, New Homes

If you’re looking to buy a new-build home, location and quality are the key factors in your decision making. Find out if the homes you are looking at are on award...

Quality Award winners named in NHBC Pride in the Job Awards 2019

Quality Award winners named in NHBC Pride in

by on Tuesday 18 June, 2019 in Industry News, New Homes

Nearly 450 UK site managers have won a Quality Award in the first round of the NHBC Pride in the Job competition 2019. Now in its 39th year, Pride in the Job is the...

How well do you know your onsite Health and Safety?

How well do you know your onsite Health

by on Thursday 23 May, 2019 in Homeowner advice, Industry News

If you work on a construction site, or will be visiting one, test how well you know your onsite health and safety in our interactive quiz. (function(d,s,id){var...

New guide on energy storage launched for UK house builders

New guide on energy storage launched for UK

by on Tuesday 26 February, 2019 in Industry News, New Homes

Recent advances in household-scale battery systems are making them an ever more attractive option for new home buyers, and there’s an expectation that they could...

Consumer Code approved by Chartered Trading Standards Institute

Consumer Code approved by Chartered Trading Standards Institute

by on Thursday 20 December, 2018 in Industry News

The Consumer Code for Home Builders has been approved by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI). The Consumer Code is now a fully approved code sponsor after...

Developers embracing modern methods of construction

Developers embracing modern methods of construction

by on Wednesday 14 November, 2018 in Industry News, New Homes

A new report from the NHBC Foundation has highlighted how developers are exploring the use of Modern Methods of Construction (MMC). ‘Modern methods of construction:...