We attended to a developer that considers itself a high-end builder yesterday, and yet it had numerous issues falling out of building regulations and NHBC tolerances.
It goes to show the importance of instructing a professional snagging inspection even when builder's have 5 star ratings, as in our experience it rarely makes any difference.
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"I always insist that there is specific provision for snagging," says Thomas Moran, partner at law firm Speechly Bircham. "Reputable developers do this anyway, but there are all sorts in the market, some big, some small, so you need a contractual promise than within, say, a year they will come back to remedy any minor defects in the finishing."
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