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27-09-2011, 21:58 PM
I am letting out my property and most of my curtains have been made by myself and consequently do not contain the 'kite mark' for health and safety regulations. Is there a way round this, can i loan them to the tenant separately???? Answers would be much appreciated. Kind Regards

27-09-2011, 22:32 PM
I thought the kite mark requirements only related to furniture. Perhaps wait for a few more replies to confirm this, but I am 99% sure curtains don't come under the regulations - atleast I hope they don't as one set in our letting property are "home made" too!

28-09-2011, 08:08 AM
The Guide to the Furniture and Furnishings(Fire) (Safety) Regulations on the dept of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) website states that curtains are exempt.