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What is it going to cost?

Predicting costs of maintenance on a property can be difficult at best, woefully wrong at worst – especially when a key building element FAILS! Here at Price Lilford we have been helping several clients with just that. Starting with a detailed survey to assess...

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15 Years? Never!

Price Lilford Celebrates 15 years of trading! 15 years ago, to this day was Mikes last day on his old London Commute!! He kept the ticket as he can be a bit nostalgic like that! That same day Price Lilford was borne and here we are today. Five strong and continuing to...

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Redundant Space now generating an income

Resi over Retail! We have recently brought back into use a redundant two storey maisonette in the middle of Deal. Client owned the building but all of the accommodation could only be accessed from within the Ground Floor retail area. It is within the Conservation area...

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Distraught Soils!

Tree removal Trees and their proximity can have a drastic effect on a building depending on type, and size of tree! Not only on the obvious obstruction of light but, how they draw moisture out of soils and cause buildings to move. But the answer is not to just cut...

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An opportune day to test window performance!!

We were in Cliftonville just before Christmas in what must have been force 6 or 7 gales to look at a new commission with a Client. A nice mix of concrete carbonation, brickwork faults and roofing repairs along with window defects! We opted not go out on the roof as I...

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Mighty Mouse?

Vermin gnawing through cables, timber and plasterboard is a common problem with older properties, wherever they are located – rural or city. However the suggestion from a plumber after a recently installed shower started leaking that, he thought the waste pipes had...

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Forty Acres Road, Canterbury

Slim Granny Annex Commission was to create a self-contained but linked annex within the side drive to a detached property. The annex needed to include a living room with galley kitchen, a wet room and a bedroom with plenty of storage. The main problem – at its...

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Preston Street, Faversham

Commercial Building Survey Commission was to carry out a Building Survey of a retail unit in Preston St for a Charity Operator. The Building Survey included a Schedule of Condition to be annexed to the lease – effectively restricting the new tenants repairing...

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Kent College – Wesley Extension

Project involved creation from scratch of a 24 bed girls dormitory including ensuites during the schools’ 2014 summer break using Pod Construction under a Design & Build Package. Price Lilford were the Employers Agent Ground works completed by Local Building...

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