Farewell to the days of painting kerbstones

At last the estate agent fraternity can see a chink of light in the midst of the gloom.

An enterprising young business called Durakerb is marketing a new invention that could instantly see house prices rocketing in some of Northern Ireland’s less desirable neighbourhoods.

The old adage that you should never buy a house in a street where they paint the kerbstones will be a thing of the past as Durakerb’s recycled plastic kerbstones is paint resistant.