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Party Wall Agreements: When and Why Do You Need One?

A Party Wall Agreement is a must-have for anyone starting on a project that will have an impact on a neighboring property. Even if a residence is extended under Permitted Development rights, a Party Wall Agreement may be required. The regulations for extension planning have been dramatically loosened in recent years. One disadvantage of this more permissive approach is that neighbors may no longer receive early notice from planners about proposed extensions next door. The Party Wall Act comes into effect in this situation. Poorly constructed structural renovations are a common cause of cracking and movement, and have even been involved in …
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3 Things You Probably Didn’t Know An Auto Locksmith Could Do

Nothing is more frustrating than getting locked out of a location where you need to be. Auto locksmiths specialize in assisting you in regaining entry to your vehicle, whether you left your keys in a locked car or for any other reason are unable to do so. Auto locksmiths can not only open locked cars, but they can also make new keys, extract broken keys from locks, and replace both the locks on your car doors and the entire ignition system. Auto locksmiths have somewhat of a monopoly on all things car-key and car-security related in a business that has gotten increasingly …
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