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WALL. A building or erection so well known as to need no definition. In general a man may build a wall on any part of his estate, to any height he may deem proper, and in such form as may best accommodate him; but he must take care not to erect a wall contrary to the local regulations, nor in such a manner as to be injurious to his neighbors. See Dig. 50, 16, 157. Vide Party Wall.

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7 The cost of having cavity wall insulation has never been lower, as there are a range of grants and subsidies available and in some cases it could even be free.
MYTH FOUR "Cavity wall insulation involves major building work."
Thousands of other householders on Tyneside and in Northumberland qualify for free or heavilydiscounted cavity wall and loft insulation.
For some households that meet the criteria, cavity wall insulation, loft insulation and new heating systems, will be free.
| The RSPCA had to be called to rescue Arthur, an eight-year-old cat, after he got trapped in a cavity wall
Walls exposed to driving rain are not suitable for cavity wall insulation - having it installed in an unsuitable location can cause major problems, so it's vital to first get advice from a reputable installer.
5 The Energy Saving Trust says cavity wall insulation in England, Scotland and Wales costs around PS720 for a detached house, PS475 for a semi and PS370 for a mid-terrace.
With cavity wall construction, we did not see them until after the 1960s.
John Denham, Labour MP for Southampton, is worried about standards in the cavity wall insulation industry and earlier this month highlighted his concerns in Parliament.
Cavity wall insulation can also cause dampness, especially around cavity wall ties.