The great cavity wall calamity. (Jan 2017)
1.5 million homes are blighted by damp after cowboy builders cash in on a Government insulation drive
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Millions of homeowners persuaded to sign up to scheme with promise of cheaper bills by call-centre staff and salesman trying to meet targets
The Government scheme was meant to make homes energy efficient
But experts claim homes were not suitable for cavity wall insulation
Victims left with houses riddled with damp and mould from botched fittings
Millions were persuaded to sign up to the scheme by the promise of cheaper bills from call-centre staff and door-to-door salesmen employed by energy firms obliged to meet Government targets.