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Battersea Power Station refurb could challenge underpinning techniques

by harveybanks on Sunday, September 30, 2012 5:48 AM
Underpinning techniques could be put to the test in a whole new way as work to redevelop Battersea Power Station gets underway.

Underpinning methods could be needed at Houses of Parliament

by harveybanks on Friday, August 31, 2012 5:50 AM
A Sunday Times report has hinted that a range of underpinning methods may be needed in order to save one of Britain’s most iconic buildings in the years to come. 

Underpinning can help keep non-moving households in place

by harveybanks on Friday, July 27, 2012 9:00 AM
With few British households planning on moving house in the next year, those considering home improvements might want to invest in underpinning if they see any evidence of subsidence in their property.

Underpinning techniques can protect structures near demolition work

by harveybanks on Monday, July 23, 2012 9:00 AM
Underpinning techniques can be an important part of the demolition process – not on the building being brought down, but on surrounding structures.

More weather dismay heightens need for underpinning

by harveybanks on Friday, July 06, 2012 10:00 AM
Underpinning of foundations remains a likely prospect for buildings of all kinds in areas of the UK, following a month of stark contrast in terms of rainfall.

Continued extreme weather could make underpinning foundations a necessity

by harveybanks on Friday, May 25, 2012 9:00 AM
The British weather has swung back to being extremely dry and hot in the past few days – which could make underpinning foundations necessary to safeguard some structures.

Underpinning foundations can help in drenched drought conditions

by harveybanks on Monday, April 30, 2012 9:00 AM
Underpinning foundations could be the solution if this year’s strange weather patterns have left your property standing on less stable ground.

Underpinning foundations can help ‘naive’ first-time buyers

by harveybanks on Friday, April 13, 2012 5:38 AM
Underpinning foundations can help to make a property saleable again, if first-time buyers find they have purchased a home that suffers from subsidence.

Underpinning foundations may be necessary after eradicating Japanese Knotweed

by harveybanks on Friday, March 30, 2012 5:36 AM
You may want to look into underpinning foundations if you have suffered an infestation of Japanese Knotweed close to the structure of your property.

Underpinning foundations may be covered by home insurance

by harveybanks on Friday, March 16, 2012 9:00 AM
If you’re worried about the cost of underpinning foundations to prevent subsidence to your property, it may be worth checking your home insurance policy.