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I do understand how frustrating situations such as these can be particularly when renovation cost is spiraling and there seems to be no end in sight. You are however protected by the Consumer Rights Act which provides that consumers who enter into a contract for goods and services can expect these to be supplied with reasonable care and skill. This covers builders. Your builder’s requirement to ensure work is completed within the ambit of the law would have not have stopped simply because of the pandemic.
in the circumstance therefore, you may able to recover damages against the builder which would include the cost of completing the renovation and/or being able to recover monies already spent.That being said, what practically Should you do?
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