Housing Association Magazine

Watford Community Housing utilise Aico Multi-Sensor technology

Watford Community Housing has upgraded two of their 16 storey tower blocks to a Grade D, LD1 fire detection system using Aico’s…

 

Church of England unveils plan to become major provider of social housing…

The Church of England is taking steps to set up a national housing association which will enable the Church to become a major provider of…

 

ECO4 is another step to ending gas dominance

by Russell Dean, Head of the Residential Product Group at Mitsubishi Electric

 

Heat Networks: Acceptance testing important to the performance of the system

The UK Government has identified that heat networks have an important part to play in the provision of low carbon heating. This is…

 

Metrotile lightweight roofing: the alternative to traditional materials…

For a number of years now, we have used the line ‘The Roof Tile Has Evolved’ in our advertising and branding. Metrotile isn’t just an…

 

Electric Shower efficiency is vital for a sustainable future

Daniel Lintell, Sustainability Manager at Triton Showers, discusses why energy efficient electric showers are perfectly placed to make…

 

Affordable quality homes for Housing Associations – there is a solution

It is an inconvenient truth, but some developers do not want or like to build affordable homes. Many claim they will suffer from…

 

Decarbonising buildings a spotlight at InstallerSHOW

Last year’s Heat and Buildings Strategy set out the UK’s route to net zero, when it comes to our buildings, and decarbonising…

 

Creating healthy homes with a Property MOT®

As we drive towards reducing our carbon footprint, the inference to insulate Britain is a topical encounter. However, it should be…

 

Tackle rising fuel bills and deliver on sustainability with Solar PV

The impending introduction of Part L of the Building Regulations is the latest step on the journey to generate more low carbon and energy…

 

Doorset specialist Unity Group boosts production by…

British composite doorset and fire doorset specialists Unity Group has…

 

Large roof terrace decking replacement project

Aluminium has been increasingly recognised as a viable material for construction products over recent years. We spoke with Richard Izzard…

 

Looking at the bathroom from a different perspective

Every day, 250 people start to lose their sight across the UK.[1] This is a problem that is made worse by poorly designed homes. When…

 

Aico to host IoT technology conferences across the UK

Commencing on Thursday 26th May, Aico will host five conferences, examining the use of Internet of Things (IoT) technology to create…

 

Social Housing Building Regulations Webinar to set out…


Leading ventilation manufacturer Vent-Axia is hosting a webinar aimed at the social housing sector on the recently launched…

 

Affordable ‘green’ homes for Moreton-in-Marsh

A partnership between housing association Cottsway and Cotswold District Council will bring 15 new low-carbon homes to Moreton-in-Marsh,…

 

Modular Construction key to tackling housing crisis


With the economic and financial effects of Covid-19 continuing to pile pressure on those most vulnerable, concerning figures…

 

Weekly bathroom installations on the up for Places for People, with Fibo


The switch from traditional tiling to installing Fibo waterproof wall panels in their bathrooms has allowed Places for People, one…