Trying to sell your House? Make sure it doesn’t have any of these problems

At the moment we are in a bit of a property boom. Since the Chancellor of the Exchequer unveiled the ‘Stamp duty holiday’ people have decided that now is the time to take advantage of this and move house. There is a lot to consider when moving house, and if you have a property that you need to sell before you can move it might be worth checking that it doesn’t have one of these common home problems…

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Leaky Roof – Leaky roofs can cause a lot of damage if left for too long and end up being costly to repair. It could be that you need to replace damaged shingles, which is not too costly a job, but a whole roof replacement can be quite expensive, so it is worth keeping an eye on the roof and checking regularly for problems.

Bad Drainage – Drainage is one of the most common problems with a property and also the resulting smell will deter prospective buyers. If you have blocked drains Bristol company will be able to do a professional job of sorting them out and making sure that your home smells pleasant for people to loo round!

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Hazardous Materials within the House – If your house is an older house you may want to check that it isn’t harbouring any dangerous materials. Asbestos is once example, it could be present in your home if your house was built in the 1970s, 1980s or 1990s.