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Adverse Possession and Your Neighbour's Fence
Adverse Possession and Your Neighbour's Fence
Have you been using a part of your neighbour's garden because of a boundary mix up? Find out whether adverse possession is a relevant factor in our guide which…...
Anti-Social Behaviour from your Neighbours
Anti-Social Behaviour from your Neighbours
This article explains what constitutes antisocial behaviour, and what you can do if you experience antisocial behaviour....
Bonfire Nuisance in Your Neighbourhood
Bonfire Nuisance in Your Neighbourhood
When having a bonfire at home, make sure it is safe, causes as little inconvenience to neighbours as possible, and that you are complying with the law....
Dealing with Barking Dogs
Dealing with Barking Dogs
Ways you might choose to confront a neighbour about a dog barking problem, and legal action that can result if the problem is not brought under control....
Dealing With Dangerous Dogs
Dealing With Dangerous Dogs
Understanding the main points of the Dangerous Dogs Act with regard to banned breeds and the penalties you might face. And how to deal with a dog if you feel you are…...
Dealing with Infestation
Dealing with Infestation
Your local authority will deal with the likes of rat infestation, but it may be up to you to sort out or privately hire a pest controller to deal with other…...
Dealing with Noisy Neighbours
Dealing with Noisy Neighbours
Noisy neighbours may often not be aware of the problems they are causing, so speaking with them directly at an appropriate time is often the most effective way of…...
Dealing with Pet Problems
Dealing with Pet Problems
How to deal with pet problems and the organisations you should turn to if you’re unable to resolve issues surrounding neighbours’ pets directly....
How to Deal With a Neighbour 'Stalking' You
How to Deal With a Neighbour 'Stalking' You
Stalking can be a frightening experience and it is a criminal offence. Here's what to do if you suspect that you are being stalked by a neighbour....
Is Your Neighbour Stealing from You?
Is Your Neighbour Stealing from You?
Crafty neighbours could be helping themselves to your property on the quiet...here's what to do....
Neighbour Drainage and Guttering Issues
Neighbour Drainage and Guttering Issues
Sharing drainage and guttering facilities can lead to falling out when things go wrong - so who is legally responsible?...
Neighbour Guide: Wood Burning Stoves and Chimineas
Neighbour Guide: Wood Burning Stoves and Chimineas
Plumes of smoke coming from your neighbour's garden or chimney? Here's exactly what to do about those wood burning stove and chiminea problems....
Overgrown and Messy Gardens
Overgrown and Messy Gardens
What you can and can’t do if your neighbour's garden is messy and overgrown, and how you can seek advice from your local environmental health department....
Parking Disputes Between Neighbours
Parking Disputes Between Neighbours
Common courtesy and mutual respect should determine parking policies on public highways in residential areas, but it’s important to know the law with regard to the…...
Problem Dogs: the Law and Who to Contact
Problem Dogs: the Law and Who to Contact
Neighbours with dogs. Disputes relating to this topic feature highly in our comments section. So whether your neighbour's dog tries to get into your property, seems…...
Problems Living In, or Near a Student House
Problems Living In, or Near a Student House
It's the neighbourhood nightmare - the house next door is full of students!...
Problems With Neighbouring Trees: Action Guide
Problems With Neighbouring Trees: Action Guide
This action guide explains what to do if you share a boundary with a neighbouring property and have problems relating to trees or hedges along that boundary....
Problems With Neighbours' Children
Problems With Neighbours' Children
How to deal with the most common child-related neighbourhood problems....
Selling a House With  Problem Neighbours
Selling a House With Problem Neighbours
Advice on selling your house when you’ve got problem neighbours and understanding your responsibilities to prospective buyers....
The Most Common Neighbourhood Disputes
The Most Common Neighbourhood Disputes
Hopefully your neighbourhood is a peaceful place to live, but not everyone is so lucky. Here are the most common neighbourhood disputes....
Top Tips When You're the New Neighbour
Top Tips When You're the New Neighbour
Moving into a new neighbourhood can be a little daunting, so follow these top tips to ensure you fit in with your new surroundings and neighbours....
Unhappy With a Neighbour's High Hedge?
Unhappy With a Neighbour's High Hedge?
What action can you take regarding your neighbour's high hedges? We explain the regulations surrounding high hedges and how you can take action....
What are the Laws on Squatters?
What are the Laws on Squatters?
The law on squatters - how to issue a repossession claim against squatters, or trespassers, in order to get back a property which has been occupied without permission....
What Constitutes Noise Pollution?
What Constitutes Noise Pollution?
The major factors which constitute neighbourhood noise pollution. What can be done to avoid disagreements with neighbours and what measures can be taken by the…...
What is the Antisocial Behaviour Act 2003?
What is the Antisocial Behaviour Act 2003?
The Antisocial Behaviour Act 2003 and how it could help with your problem neighbour issues....
What You Have to Declare About Neighbours When Selling
What You Have to Declare About Neighbours When Selling
What information do you need to tell prospective buyers about your neighbours since the HIPS was suspended?...
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