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Condensation In A Changing Landscape

 

Condensation is a topic that continues to dominate the housing agenda, as misdiagnosis and tenant behaviour patterns contribute to the worsening…

4 ways to make a loft conversion more sustainable

 

Environmentally conscious building methods are becoming more popular. Here, David Knight from…

Duddeston Apartments Upgraded With Energy Efficient Ventilation Systems

 

Residents living in the refurbished ‘Boat Blocks’ high rise apartments in Duddeston, Birmingham, are reaping the benefits of new ventilation…

Langley Structures Rooftop Development

 

Langley Structures Ltd is changing the roofscapes of our towns and cities across the country.  Whether it be the conversion of existing flat roofs…

C-TEC launches new BS 5839-6 domestic fire alarm kit

 

Leading life-safety systems manufacturer, C-TEC, has launched Hush ActiV, an innovative new BS 5839-6 Grade C domestic fire alarm kit.

Smart hybrid heat pumps give RSLs an affordable pathway to decarbonise home heating

 

When it comes to housing provision, social landlords have some tough decisions to make; how to transition their housing stock so it is fit for a…

Indoor air quality – taking action to avoid damp

 

We’re all acutely aware of how air pollution can affect tenants' health. For too long, air pollution has been considered as an “outdoor problem”.…

Reduce fire risk from mobility scooters

 

There can be nothing more terrifying for tenants in a residential block than a mobility scooter fire.
 
The materials used in the…

Time switches: standing the test of time

 

For over 65 years, Sangamo has been manufacturing its famous Round Pattern Time Switches to the same high standard that was first achieved back in…

Climate change plans launched by Kingspan

 

Global building industry leader Kingspan has launched a major 10-year strategy to play its part in reducing the world’s carbon emissions by 45% by…

Fire Safety Measures Start From The Inside

 

 

With 2019 alone seeing five serious incidents of fire in multiple occupancy…

Specifying bathrooms in new or retrofit properties

 

 

Affordable housing providers can face a difficult task when it comes to…

Soffit board savings with Kingspan Insulation

 

New research from quantity surveyors, Rider Levett Bucknall, has shown that the physical…

Crest's roofing system: award-winning and beautifully crafted

 

The Social Housing Project of 105 high energy-efficient homes in Goldsmith Street Norwich…

The Midland Heart Of The Home

 

 

Midland Heart is a leading provider of social housing with 33,000 homes across the…

Maintenance business “Uberizes” its property repair services

 

DW Support Services, a leader in responsive property repair services, has “Uberized” its real-time customer communications by adopting last-mile…

Maximise performance for windows and doors

 

Specifications designed to deliver windows and doors that stand the test of time with little or no maintenance are being routinely undermined…

Housing with care - think outside the box

 

The use of assistive technology in housing with care is receiving additional relevance with the publication of new research and strategies.