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Mortgage calculator
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A quick and easy way to calculate your monthly mortgage payments. Simply enter the amount you wish to borrow, the term over which you intend to pay it off and the interest rate. Then hit the ‘Calculate’ button.

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Banks still failing construction | Construction News | The Construction Index
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Banks are continuing to discriminate against construction companies despite the governments funding for lending scheme. That is according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), which has found that one in four of its members has missed out on contracts because they cannot secure funding.

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Morrell casts doubt on low carbon targets
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Former chief construction adviser says there is no chance the industry will deliver its share of the government’s legally binding carbon targets.

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Proper consumer targeting key to green take-up says EST chief
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UK homeowners are being sent inappropriately targeted marketing information across different industries every DAY, according to exclusive research from the Energy Saving Trust.

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There goes a million pounds: Demolition of seaside chalets worth £200,000 each begins after they were condemned in wake of huge landslides
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A million pounds worth of luxury seaside chalets have been demolished after being condemned by a series of huge landslides. The devastated owners were told by the local authority that the area was unsafe and had to salvage their belongings before bulldozers were brought in to level the chalets at Monmouth Beach in Lyme Regis, […]

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Brands battling over sustainabilty advertising is good news
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When brands start greener-than-thou battles both business and the environment are the winners, says Thomas Kolster. Coca-Cola’s recent move into the anti-obesity debate shows how sustainability communication is a strategic tool.

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Energy Efficient Door Replacement Can Save You Money
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An energy efficient door replacement will create a tight seal, using the latest technology to eliminate the exchange of cold and warm air.

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Site Investigation | Soil Engineering Geoservices Limited
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Soil Engineering are at the forefront of the industry and have delivered some of the most complex and technically challenging site investigations undertaken in the UK

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Is a sedum roof covering best for a DIY green roof?
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A sedum roof covering is the lightest form of green living roof. You can grow sedum plants on any flat roof. You simply add a substrate and plant the sedum.

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Understanding Planning Permission in the UK
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Improve your chances of gaining planning permission by understanding the regulations and how to play by the rules.

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Planning Portal – Do You Need Permission?
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planning and building regulations guidance for many common building work projects

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