Housing Association Magazine

Aico TV Channel: Episode Three

Aico TV Channel: Episode Three - This week, we present a special episode of Aico TV, streaming live from the opening of Willowdene Rehabilitation’…

 

Aico selected as supplier to UK Fire and Rescue Service

 

Aico are delighted to have been selected as a supplier on all categories of the West Midlands Fire Service Framework, which will…

 

Casings for social housing – covering up with Encasement

In any property, whether it’s a new build or a refurbishment project, there will inevitably be exposed pipework that needs covering for…

 

HA roundtable: A blueprint for bathroom safety

A blueprint for bathroom safety: how to make bathrooms safe for all generations

The rise in multi-generational living…

 

Safety first

The preference from the ‘Health and Safety Executive’ is that access to high level areas are either restricted or prevented with plant…

 

Award for Southgate project encompassing flat to pitched conversions

As part of a wide scale refurbishment project from Enfield Council, Langley Structures Ltd delivered a series of Flat to Pitched (FTP)…

 

Solopower: unique renewable energy solution set to deliver smart social housing

 

The fully-financed solar generation and smart battery storage solution will help housing associations meet their carbon…

 

How to build flexibility into tenants bathrooms

 

With an ageing population and only 7% of housing stock in England offering even the most basic accessibility features , there is a…

 

Gas Safety: Staying on the Right Side of the Regulations

 

In 2020 a new problem significantly exacerbated the age-old problem of access to residents’ homes to perform gas safety checks and…

 

Thinking INSIDE the box with Pendock

 

When evaluating opportunities to cut costs in social housing refurbishment or retro-fit fire sprinkler installation in high rise blocks…

 

Thermal stores - The ideal solution for housing providers


by Jason Hobson, Divisional Director, McDonald Water Storage

Thermal Stores have been an effective and…

 

Aico TV Channel: Episode Two

Hosted from our Technical Workshop the second episode of Aico TV will feature our Managing Director Neal Hooper and Paul White, IT Specialist…

 

Building better information

 

How drones and laser scanning are speeding up the digitisation of buildings and assets

In June 2017, a…

 

A ‘smart’ solution for Housing Associations

From appliances to energy management, the role of ‘smart home’ technology continues to expand. Previously only seen in private homes, smart…

 

Premiere episode of Aico TV streaming now

Last week saw the launch of the premiere episode of Aico TV, featuring Aico colleagues as well as guests. Formatted into segments, the episode is…

 

‘Easy-fit’ decorative boxings from UK Boxings

Easy to fit decorative boxings from UK Boxings have been used for more than 20 years by UK housing associations, local authorities and…

 

Hybrid Heating for the modern home – the choice is yours

With over 15 year’s experience in the electric heating market, The Electric Heating Company witnessed a significant increase in demand during 2020…

 

Bathroom planning advice from Tywford Bathrooms

Affordable housing providers can face a difficult task when it comes to procurement. Regulatory and financial restraints mean that most are more…