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Greater clarity on restrictions needed for business, says FMB

Published date: 22 October 2020

The extra support for business announced today by the Chancellor is welcome, but greater clarity is needed from all levels of Government......

Builders call for clarity from Welsh Government, says FMB Cymru

Published date: 21 October 2020

Builders in Wales are seeking clarity on whether they can continue to work in people’s homes during the fire-break lockdown in Wales....

Home improvements underpinning construction recovery, says FMB

Published date: 09 October 2020

Today’s ONS construction output data showing the increase in private repair and maintenance work by 35.6% in the three months to August......

Sluggish recovery for Scottish builders needs accelerating, says FMB Scotland

Published date: 08 October 2020

Across the UK, consumer demand for repair and maintenance works saw builders report a busy summer......

Builders report busy summer of home upgrades, says FMB

Published date: 08 October 2020

Strong levels of consumer demand for repair and maintenance works saw builders report a busy summer, according to a new survey released......

Rise in construction activity offers employment opportunities, says FMB

Published date: 06 October 2020

The sharp increase in UK construction activity in September, according to the IHS Markit/CIPS PMI data published today, offers hope for......

New home space standards will prevent 'rabbit hutch' homes

Published date: 30 September 2020

The introduction of new space standards will stop the creation of homes unfit for human habitation....

Long term plan needed for greener homes, says FMB

Published date: 30 September 2020

The launch of the Green Homes Grant Scheme, today, is a first step to creating greener, more energy efficient homes......

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