Housing Association Magazine

Industry calls for a Healthy Homes Act to tackle concerns…

The Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) is calling for a new, ground-breaking piece of legislation to transform the quality of new homes…

 

New homes are coming to Whitstable, says housing association

The Hyde Group, in partnership with Westerhill Homes, part of Chartway Group, has purchased the land next to the Old Thanet Way in Whitstable from…

 

Passivhaus estate constructed with Kingspan TEK

The Kingspan TEK Building System is providing a precise offsite building solution for one of the country’s largest Passivhaus developments…

 

Ministry of Housing poses new questions over fire…

Jason Leech assesses the implications of an important new guidance document, deriving in part from the Grenfell disaster, and having far-…

 

Work on your heating systems when it’s hot

As we near the end of Spring, we need to be thinking about how to make the most of the lighter days and warmer weather that lie ahead of…

 

UK domestic heating market sees new Worcester Bosch…

Worcester Bosch has launched its Greenstar 8000 Lifestyle range – a boiler specifically designed to offer heating installers with more choice,…

 

New Council Tax guide protects most vulnerable households

If you are disabled, have a health condition or are a carer you could be overpaying Council Tax and not even know it, according to a new public…

 

The Internet of Things: How heating systems are moving into…

The Internet of Things (IoT) is the internet working with physical devices, also referred to as ‘connected devices’ and ‘smart devices’,…

 

Team Energy paves the way for accurate billing

Energy management specialist TEAM has strengthened its software portfolio with the launch of its next generation Sigma Tenant Billing…

 

Vent-Axia Welcomes Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act

Vent-Axia, the ventilation industry leaders, has welcomed the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018, which came into force on 20th…

 

Safeguard's Dryzone Fast-Set Plaster is no slouch

For small masonry patches or the dubbing out of uneven walls, Safeguard Europe – the UK’s leading specialist in damp-proofing and…

 

Marley expands Dry Verge range

Marley has launched a new dry verge specifically designed to complement its popular Ashmore double interlocking plain tile.  

 

Solid floor refurbishment research released

Kingspan Insulation has published a new white paper assessing how different floor insulation specifications can impact cost and floor-to-ceiling…

 

Easing delivery - and maintenance - of accessible housing

A new poll(*) maintains that 75% of people believe all new homes should be built to be accessible to all ages and abilities.

 

New local authorities being created in Northamptonshire

Communities Secretary confirms new local authorities will be created to improve the delivery of services.

Eight existing councils…

 

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Safeguard’s spray assassin puts an end to mould

Designed to eradicate mould from damp and poorly ventilated properties, Dryzone100 Mould Killer – from  Safeguard Europe, the UK’s leading…

 

AKW launches ‘AKW One’ service offering

AKW is pleased to announce the launch of its ‘AKW One’ service offering – everything needed under one roof.

 

AluK reveals C70S at FIT - with pre-inserted gaskets

AluK will be revealing a brand new 70mm window system at the FIT Show – complete with pre-inserted gaskets.