Loss adjuster Crawford & Company is one of the firms appointed to the Royal & SunAlliance (R&SA) household building network announced this week.

The network comprises 16 suppliers contracted to deal with general building repairs, drainage repairs and other categories of repair work.

R&SA claims services director David Neave said: "We are delighted to be working in partnership with all our new suppliers.

"They have demonstrated their professionalism and capabilities throughout the tender process."

Others appointed to the panel include: general building repairs - The Buildings Maintenance Company, Improveline, Mitie, Mowlem and Rok; drainage repairs - Direct Drains, Direct Tech, Enterprise, Multijet (Cardiff) and Highway Plumbing & Drain Cleaning Service.

Other appointments are: restoration and recovery - ISS Rainbow International; glazing - Highway Emergency Services; arboriculture - Marishal Thompson & Co; soil testing - Weeks Laboratories: and removal and storage - Pickfords.