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24/06/2017 03:55 PM
New plot boundaries and rear neighbour overhanging bushes
Hi all,

Looking for some friendly advice, just bought a new 3 bed semi from Larkfleet Homes, overall pretty happy with one potential exception....

The development backs onto a pre existing estate built in the 70s/80s, so they had unincumbered views of...

21/06/2017 06:41 AM
Re: Internal Doors no longer fit the frame
I doubt it.
The bedroom partition is probably not structural so it would transfer any subsidence loads.
I also suspect you have in a timber frame home and the frame is shrinking as it dries out, which is more likely the cause.
Look for cracks above and...

21/06/2017 06:35 AM
Re: Uneven Floor, Taylor Wimpey not taking responsibility
If you go to Profile > Account Setting > Modify Profile > Notifications then amend as required and click Save Settings.

But given your post was in March, surely you would have checked for replies before now anyway!

20/06/2017 03:23 PM
Re: Uneven Floor, Taylor Wimpey not taking responsibility
Thanks for the replies guys, I have only just seen them.  I am not sure why I am not getting email notifications.  Both are denying responsibility.  I'll see where this takes me.

20/06/2017 03:22 PM
Internal Doors no longer fit the frame
Hi,
We are 6 months into our new home, one of the bedroom doors has gradually got harder to close where it now no longer fits the frame so we can't close it at all.

Taylor Wimpey will fix it but I am worried this is as a result of a more serious probl...