The basement boom in house renovation

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The basement boom in house renovation

Walk down any street in London and it won't be long before you come across a house having it's basement converted. 

For those who can afford it it's a way of increasing your square footage but for those living near by it can be a noisy and dirty inconvenience.

Never the less, applications have soared over the last decade.

Kevin O'Connor, a building contractor who specialises in basements joined London Live news to talk about this boom in rennovation.

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