Cladding – EWS1 certificates

December 2020/January 2021 | Conveyancing

The Grenfell fire tragedy led to the discovery that a large number of high-rise residential blocks of flats were covered with unsafe material. The problem cladding is aluminium composite material (ACM) and the government has advised that it should be removed from all buildings over 18 metres in height. Mortgage lenders began to require assurances …

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