Our Property Blog & Press

Property matters can often be confusing, with multiple professional opinions and sources of information available from the simplest of searches.

Through our weekly blog post, we aim to clarify Property topics in an easy to follow and informative approach.

Stokemont are pleased to provide Property Advice beyond the conventional!

 

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Sheep’s Wool Insulation – That’s Baar-my!

Sheep’s Wool Insulation – That’s Baar-my!

In today’s property blog post, we are going to be looking at home, and in particular loft insulation. If you’re planning a loft conversion, while you’re probably looking at procedures such as Party Wall Surveying, Planning Permission and Building Regulations, don’t...

Eco Toilets, Don’t forget to Flush!

Eco Toilets, Don’t forget to Flush!

Today, we are going to be looking at eco friendly home installations and in particular, something we all use every day, often frequently! A common misunderstanding is that toilets cannot function without water, this is a misconception, in fact, there are numerous...

Wood Fuelled Heating

Wood Fuelled Heating

Today, we are going to be looking at eco friendly and sustainable fuel alternatives for your home! It’s only a matter of time before these are common, go to products, so watch this space! Wood fuelled heating systems generally burn wood pellets, chips or logs to power...

Ground Source Heating

Ground Source Heating

In this week’s property blog post, we are going to be looking at sustainable building techniques within the residential sector. With electric cars now a common sight on our roads, it is only a matter of time before fossil fuels are a thing of the past within our...

Party Wall Complaints

Party Wall Complaints

In this week’s party wall surveying property blog topic, we are going to be discussing party wall complaints, when they are applicable, and ultimately what either a building owner or adjoining owner can do should they find themselves with a complaint. In writing this...

Party Wall Works

Party Wall Works

In this week’s Party Wall Surveying Blogpost, we are going to be discussing the Party Wall etc Act 1996, and the type of construction works that it indeed covers. The Party Wall etc Act 1996 covers three distinct forms of construction works, as follows: New Walls...

What is a Party Wall Dispute?

What is a Party Wall Dispute?

In this week’s Property Blogpost, we are going to be discussing disputes that can occur between Building Owners, or Adjoining Owners, commonly known as the Appointing Owners, and their respective Party Wall Surveyor. This is a more common scenario than you would...

When to Serve A Party Wall Notice

When to Serve A Party Wall Notice

In this week’s property surveying blogpost topic our surveyors are going to be discussing Party Wall Notices and party wall procedures as a whole, and in particular when we would recommend serving a Party Wall Notice. Party Wall Notices are required when a building...