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24 March 2020
A fabulous finish to top off an exquisite extension

FMB member Legendary Builders Ltd was tasked with creating a rear extension into the back garden of this Essex property with full-height glass fitted at the rear, utilising sliding stacking doors to give an "inside-outside" feel.

23 May 2018
Welsh Government loan fund will boost SME builders, says FMB Cymru

The multi-million-pound Welsh Government fund established to help small builders will boost house building in Wales.

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11 April 2022
Struggles for small builders overshadow rising construction output

After a testing two years, the construction sector’s recovery appears promising but risks masking the continued pressures small builders face with materials and labour, says the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), in response to this morning’s ONS Construction Output Data.

13 June 2017
New Housing Minister must build on housing white paper

Alok Sharma MP, must focus on implementing the strong proposals in the Government's Housing White Paper.

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18 November 2020
Master Builder brings welcome warmth to Hertfordshire home

Eco Tiffin Ltd is a Hertfordshire-based renovation and improvement company with 320 years’ experience in the industry.

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12 March 2021
Cut VAT on home improvements to reverse drop in building activity, says FMB

The Government must cut VAT on home improvement works to reverse the decline in private repair and maintenance activity.

04 November 2019
Spectre of uncertainty continues to haunt construction

Construction should not be overlooked by the Government in no-deal Brexit preparations says the FMB in response to the construction PMI data published today.

24 October 2018
Growth slows as political uncertainty bites

Growth among Northern Ireland’s smaller construction firms dipped in the third quarter of this year.

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17 December 2020
Supply chain issues hamper recovery for builders, says FMB

According to data from our latest State of Trade survey nine in ten builders face rising costs, as supply chain disruptions and rising product demand are making it hard for Britain to get building.

12 June 2017
Welsh Government and home builders sign pact to boost housing supply

Communities and Children Secretary Carl Sargeant launched a pact to help boost market housing in Wales.

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14 May 2021
Master Builder goes green to help combat waste in UK construction

Master Builder company R Lange Construction has embarked on a sustainability challenge to offset construction waste.

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11 November 2021
MPs call to outlaw cowboy builders, backed by the Federation of Master Builders

A Private Member’s Bill calling for the mandatory licensing of construction companies will help protect consumers and reputable builders.

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24 February 2021
2 in 3 builders’ workloads stagnant or declining, warns FMB

A Budget for Britain’s builders is needed to boost slowing workloads and to reverse contracting enquiries and employment...

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03 February 2021
The FMB's dedicated Contracts webinar series

This webinar summarises the FMB's seven-part series on construction contracts.

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17 September 2019
Making our homes more energy efficient will boost wellbeing

Making the UK’s homes more energy efficient will reduce energy bills, tackle the scourge of fuel poverty and help address the climate crisis.

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20 May 2021
How the FMB is making Master Builders' voices heard in Government

We are speaking up for Master Builders and informing Government on the issues that you tell us matter most to you.

08 September 2018
Builders spend 2 ½ years driving their van, according to new research by the FMB 

Builders spend 2 ½ years driving their van over the course of their working lives and almost one year trying to locate a particular tool.

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18 February 2022
Supporting small builders to transition to sustainable energy

We’re thrilled to welcome bp as the FMB’s newest partner to help member businesses to save money on fuel costs and support the transition to sustainable energy

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28 April 2022
Local builders hit by delays and soaring costs, says FMB NI

Small, local builders have been hit hard by rampant inflation and materials price rises with uncertainty on the impact of the war in Ukraine looming large for the sector.

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24 September 2021
Renovating on a budget: Design inspiration for under £50K

These design ideas for under £50K prove you don't have to spend big to make a huge improvement to your home.

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