According to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, 23 per cent of its members have had a busier workload during the first quarter of the year.
The number of apprenticeship starts between August and October last year dropped by 30 per cent.
The Scottish government recently revealed 2,188 more homes were constructed between 2016 & 2017 than during the previous 12-month period.
The House of Commons Commission has said that the size & quantity of the scaffolding required means that some of the steel has to be procured from overseas.
The recent Storm Brian that affected parts of the UK and Ireland threatened to tip over scaffolding of one company on a Surrey high street.
It’s been revealed that the construction sector is experiencing a slowdown, with the weakest performance recorded since August last year.