Month: March 2019

WARNING WARNING I feel that I have to bring this to the public eye. I recently conducted a snag report on a 3 bed property worth over £235,000. Having spent my first 3 hours of the snag working from wall plate down, collating no fewer than 145 items. Ranging from cosmetic to NHBC regulation breaches …

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Common snags in 90% of new build homes. Being a professional snagging company, you can only imagine that we have seen it all, and your right we have, however we do find reoccurring snags in 90% of houses. We are not entirely sure to the reasons why and the reasons why they haven’t been rectified …

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Why DO new homes have so many defects? I sometimes picture potential new home buyers asking themselves the question “why do brand new homes have so many defects”. Well here is my opinion on such matter. I have worked on building sites for many years and have seen the progression within the trade first hand. …

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2018 NHBC Quality Awards Overview Barret homes won 13% (10) more quality awards in 2018 compared to the year 2017, However, buyers should not take this as an indication that quality and customer service has dramatically improved; but it looks to be heading in the correct direction, they clearly have a snagging process that is …

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