Housing Association Magazine

Radiator manufacturer Stelrad celebrates growth in a difficult market

At a recent media event held at Sandown Racecourse in Surrey, Chris Harvey, Head of Marketing for Stelrad, the leading radiator…

 

Fire safety: Implications of the new Government Advice Note

The government advice, issued in June 2019, will have widespread implications for the assessment and management of balcony fire risk. Will…

 

Payment protection: Why HA's have a duty of care to tenants

Housing Associations accepting card payments, have a duty of care to protect clients’ sensitive payment data.  Fines imposed by the regulators for…

 

Compartmentation: why is it so important?

It takes seconds for a fire to spread through a hole the size of a pen nib. Compartmentation is a way to keep a fire contained in one place,…

 

Fire Safety Framework underlines importance of Fire Doors

The award-winning provider of homes and member of the G15, the Hyde Group, makes a significant contribution to meeting housing needs and to…

 

Futurebuild 2020: Innovative Partnership Programme

Futurebuild, the leading event for the built environment, is solidifying its commitment to driving positive change in the industry through an all-…

 

Dakea Launches New Flat Roof Windows

 

Dakea has expanded its range of roof windows and skylights with the addition of both…

 

Crest Building Products – part of the Brickability Group – unveils London stock exchange floatation

Crest Building Products – part of the Brickability Group – has unveiled its London stock exchange floatation. Brickability Group plc announced the…

 

Dulux Trade launches bespoke Colour Sensor

Dulux Trade has launched a must-have tool for contractors to allow them to match the colour of multiple surfaces to Dulux Trade paint on…

 

Age-friendly development opened in Openshaw

New age-friendly development opened in Openshaw for One Manchester by the Mayor Andy Burham, who praises the social housing provider for keeping ‘…

 

Flexible homes: the solution to the housing crisis?

A Suffolk village community are coming together to find innovative solutions for the affordable housing crisis facing local people priced out of…

 

Bristol Breaks New Ground With Innovative Low Carbon Development

Bristol’s commitment to achieving its carbon neutral pledge by 2030 is being realised with the aid of a sustainable housing development, featuring…

 

Housing jobs – new appointments, promotions and vacancies

Housing Association magazine presents a round-up of new appointments, promotions and vacancies in HAs, LAs and the housebuilding arena. 

 

Driving improvement in fire safety of high rise buildings

How one housing association has led the way with the installation of a state-of-the-art sprinkler system

Housing associations across the…

 

4 reasons why LEDs make a safer lighting alternative

Fire and safety are a constant worry for landlords and tenants, but there are some changes you could be implementing to reduce the risk of these…

 

The effects of the changing seasons on housing

Joe Bradbury of Housing Association Magazine discusses the importance of protecting tenants from the extremities of our climate.…