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Why is Underpinning So Important?

Solid foundations are essential when constructing any building or structure, but if these foundations need extra strength or stability, a process of underpinning may be necessary.

Underpinning involves excavating soil from beneath existing foundations and replacing it with a stronger material such as concrete or…

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Four Amazing Feats of Architecture in London

The Uk's capital has an impressive architectural legacy and is home to buildings spanning back over 1,000 years. From the many famous Blue Plaque houses to tourist sites like Big Ben or the London Eye, there's plenty to see and do for all tastes.…

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Five Impressive Buildings in Bristol

At Belowground Ltd, we're proud to be based in the vibrant and exciting city of Bristol. With a rich history and culture, there are many impressive buildings to spot in the city. Here are five of the most impressive feats of architecture to look out for…

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Top Tips for Making Your Self-Build Feel Like a Home

Commissioning a self-build property can be extremely exciting. This is your opportunity to build the home of your dreams instead of waiting for the perfect one to be listed for sale, however, it's only the beginning of the process. After all,…

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The Dos and Don’ts of Hiring Piling Contractors

Whether you require the services of piling contractors for a building extension or a new build, hiring contractors you can rely on is imperative for a structurally sound foundation. Hiring piling contractors is an important task, so consider the dos and don'ts listed…

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Top Tips for Purchasing Second-Hand Piling Equipment

If you're preparing to purchase used piling or rigging machinery from a piling contractor, it's important to do your research and make sure you know what you're looking for. To help you with the process, we've listed our top tips below.

Purchase from a…

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Important Factors to Consider Before Installing a Conservatory

With so many great ways to transform a conservatory, it's no surprise that this is one of the most popular household renovation projects for property owners across the globe. Here, we discuss some of the most important factors to consider before installing a…

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Signs It's Time to Repair Your Property's Foundations

Foundations are one of the most important structural features of any property; they help to keep buildings stable and secure and prevent the walls and flooring of properties from separating over time. With this in mind, it's imperative for property owners to keep…

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Why Use Screw Pile Foundations For Your Home Building Project?

What Is A Screw Pile?

Also called Screw Foundations or Helical Piles, Screw Pile Foundations are a type of giant screw which wind deep into the ground to provide the stable foundations for a construction project.

Since their invention at…

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Four Creative Ways to Use Your Rear Extension

If you're extending the rear of your home, you'll know there's a lot to think about. From hiring trusted piling contractors to making your neighbours aware of the upcoming project, you need to make sure you're prepared if you want everything to go…

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