Furnished Properties

Furnished Properties at Turney Associates Letting Agents in Cambridge

The Fire and Furnishings (Fire Safety) Regulation 1988 (amended 1993). This regulation deals with fire safety requirements in respect of domestic furniture. Furniture bought before 1950 is exempt however any items bought new after 1988 should meet the requirements. These are that the filling in any covered or upholstered furniture must be fire resistant and any fabrics used for upholstery or any form of covering should have passed the match resistant test and the combination of both should have passed the cigarette resistance test.