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The floors in my new build creak and bounce is this normal ? What can be done to fix them ?

The floors in my new build house creak and deflect what can be done ? Creaking and deflecting floors are a common issue in new build houses. This can be caused by a variety of factors such as poor quality of construction, inadequate support, or uneven settling of the foundation. […]

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Defective ( bouncy ) floors NHBC offers new guidance Jan 2023

Following several enquiries and a meeting held between floor joist manufacturers and NHBC Standards, Innovation and Research in January 2023, it is necessary for us to advise as follows:  For existing plots where foundations were concreted prior to 1 January 2023, previous NHBC standards apply, and the new Guidance does not need to […]

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