Fences and trees don't do so well in high wind, many of you will remember that from last winter. You may be wise to check and tie down any loose items. If you lose a fence it probably won't be covered by insurance. Also make sure any boundary is carefully checked and agreed with neighbours before a costly dispute ensues. We can help advise on boundary issues.
Storm Barney – the second UK storm to be officially named by the Met Office – is forecast to bring gusts of wind of up to 80mph to exposed coastal areas, generating large waves.