92% of homeowners are happy for building work to continue in their homes or on their building sites providing social distancing can be adhered to, Homebuilding.co.uk research shows.
The government has published guidelines for tradespeople working in homes or building sites, and all construction workers need to adhere to these hygiene and safety measures..
In a survey sent out to people who had registered to attend a Homebuilding & Renovating Show, just over nine in 10 said they were content for their building work to continue.
Additionally, 94% of the 651 respondents said that despite the disruption caused by Covid-19 lockdown, they are still planning to start or continue a homebuilding project within the next 12 months. Around 85% said they are still doing research for their project in the midst of the Covid-19 crisis.