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Kooltherm soffit board customises Basildon estate

 

A new build estate of bespoke modular houses, under construction as part of one of the UK’s most ambitious regeneration programmes, is benefitting…

Common Causes of Boiler Breakdowns and How to Avoid Them

 

Boilers break down when you least expect them to, and usually during the colder months when you’re most dependent on them. Boilers can stop…

Positive Disruption: SAP 10 and Central Heating

 

The myriad guidelines, regulations and ratings governing housebuilding mean it can become quite overwhelming. This is especially true for housing…

Polypipe launches innovative NEW PolySoil™ range

 

Polypipe Building Products is at the forefront of innovation with the launch of a new innovative range of soil products for the UK residential…

Sapa Systems Deliver Seamless Sightlines

 

It’s rare to see so many different architectural aluminium window, door and curtain walling product applications on one house. Yet at this…

The B-Snug smart hybrid home heating system

 

Shell teams with PassivSystems to launch the B-Snug smart hybrid home heating system

Sustainable Housing: The Answers from Tomorrow’s World

 

Our world is mostly built out of unsustainable…

GRP Fire Door Solution from Nationwide

 

After months of speculation, new testing and meetings between industry and MHCLG, leading social housing fenestration partner Nationwide Windows…

Fasteners from Rapierstar trusted by leading brands

 

Rapierstar fasteners are helping specifiers and maintenance managers to ensure quality, performance and delivery reliability in their window and…

Bathroom tiling range expanded by AKW

 

For the ultimate in inclusive bathroom installations, AKW, one of the UK’s leading providers of accessibility solutions, has launched a new range…

PIV unit announced as a finalist in Electrical Industry Awards

 

Vent-Axia is delighted to announce that its ground-breaking Lo-Carbon PoziDry Compact Pro Positive Input Ventilation (PIV) unit has been announced…

New cladding system offers quicker, stronger rainscreen installation

 

SFS, the global leaders in building envelope systems has launched its new generation NVF2F vertical cladding support system. Created by NVELOPE,…

Ventilation in social housing: NICE guidelines advise change

 

Vital ventilation changes in the social housing sector have been highlighted in the publication of the National Institute of Health and Care…

Housing scheme gets new outlook thanks to Senior

 

Regeneration and the local community have been put at the heart of a vibrant new housing scheme in Hull, which has been created through the…

Ceramique Internationale Adds New Brick Tiles Collection

 

Leading tile distributor Ceramique Internationale has launched a new collection of…

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…

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,…