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  • Basement Damp Proofing Case Study: Islington, North London

    Project Overview The LHC professionals were recently involved in a basement damp proofing project in Islington North London. The existing vault was extremely damp and could not be used, so the aim was to make it a...

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  • A Practical Homeowner's Guide to Interior Painting

    Sometimes, all a room needs to get it looking perfect is a fresh coat of paint. For any practical-minded homeowner, it's also an easy job that you can complete in a weekend. Best of all,...

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  • Basement Damp Proofing Case Study: Flamstead, Hertfordshire

    The specialist team at LHC recently took on a project to waterproof the basement of a new build property in Flamstead, Hertfordshire. The owners of the five-acre site had previously applied for planning permission to...

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  • 10 Ways To Add Value To Your Home

    If you're thinking of selling your home (or improving it for your family), you'll likely want to take every possible step to improve its appeal to potential buyers and maximize its value. However, it's not always...

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  • How To Deal With Woodworm

    Image credit Woodworm presents a common problem in timber-framed houses, roofs and wooden furniture, typically characterized by numerous small holes in the surface. Rather than being a specific species, woodworm actually refers to a broad range of...

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  • How to Deal With Household Mould

    Mould is a common and recurring nuisance in many homes. Although outdoors, it plays a critical natural role in the decomposition of organic matter, you certainly don't want it spreading inside the house. Not only...

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  • Woodworm Identification: 11 Types of Wood Boring Insect That Could Be Eating You Out of House & Home

    We’ve all seen those tiny woodworm holes in the timber beams of old houses, or bored into antique furniture – and we’ve no doubt thought nothing more of it… …Until woodworm start damaging your own home...

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