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Soundproofing

The following applies to England but Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales use very similar principles.

Acoustic insulation is a complex subject. Most of our forebears have lived with very little of it for millions of years. Extended families living in long houses, yurts, tents, caves etc. could hear most of what was going on […]

Building Regulations

What are the regulations for?

See the English government web site on Building Regulations. Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales are listed below. Slowly an increasing number of details in the regulations are diverging between the countries.

Building Regulations deal with whether the building is built properly and is safe and energy efficient etc.

The Regulations […]