Make warm homes a national priority

 

Nobody was spared from feeling the chill last month as the polar vortex nicknamed "Beast From The East" spiralled in from the arctic,…

Façade experts team up to launch free advice surgery

Three of Europe’s leading façade companies are teaming up to launch a free advice clinic this week.

AluK will be joined by…

Awards are great but there’s more to it than recognition

 

Setting up a dedicated free website to provide highly topical and useful information to all comers isn’t the usual approach from a heat pump…

A bright New Year for Social Housing

 

As we start the year, renewable heating specialist Russell Dean from Mitsubishi Electric looks back at some of the major issues and topics…

Is the golden age of gas and oil coming to an end?

 

Donald Daw looks at whether the world is finally relinquishing its grip on carbon intensive fuel.

The news currently seems full…

The politics of housing

 

As I write, the political party conference season is in full swing; a time famed for promising proposals and heated debates. As party…

Modern methods with a touch of the traditional

 

There is no doubt that the need to build more houses has become one of the key issues for all political parties and it is great news to see both…

The Future of Heat

 

Significant changes to Building Regulations are likely to take place in 2018 to raise domestic boiler installation efficiency. How can you stay…

Offsite construction will play key role in ending housing crisis

 

According to the housing white paper published earlier this year, the Government intends to utilise offsite technologies and build around 100,…

Safe as houses – sustainability now and into the future

 

Bevan Jones, managing director of Sustainable Homes looks at the latest report into sustainability in the housing sector.

We have…

IAQ is heating up!

 

Johnson & Starley offer a complete range of energy-efficient solutions for heating and ventilating - from the smallest house to the…

Time for a major SHIFT in standards

 

“Putting it very simply, better homes perform better for all,” says Bevan Jones, manging director of Sustainable Homes, the research,…