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Flame retardant OSB: what you need to know as an architect

 

Fire safety remains the top priority in the design of safer, healthier social housing. The government has announced it will be getting tougher on…

Marley strengthens roof system offer through acquisition of Viridian Solar Ltd

 

Solar panels have formed an ever-expanding feature of the UK roofscape, and regulation changes, allied to the Government’s Future Homes Standard,…

Understanding the importance of passive fire protection

 

Building owners and operators have always played a vital role in ensuring the fire safety of their properties. However, with the Fire Safety Act…

Driving security forward with the complete package

 

If you were selecting a car for security reasons, would you be looking for one that just had 4 wheels, an engine and a door you could lock? No, of…

Smart specification to stamp out hidden roof fires

 

As concerns about inadequate roof fire barrier installation grow, Marley’s Roof Defence can help housing association specifiers deliver guaranteed…

CURV® the effects of condensation

 

Adequate ventilation is of crucial importance to the overall maintenance and protection of your property and its inhabitants.

The build-up…

Coconut-husk based wastewater treatment ensures a sustainable, eco-friendly environment

 

For over 25 years, global company Premier Tech Water and Environment has been protecting our properties and our environment with sustainable local…

Lo-Carbon Revive 7 protects landlord in disrepair case

 

Lo-Carbon Revive 7 fans from leading British ventilation manufacturer, Vent-Axia, are proving crucial in a social housing disrepair case. The fans…

New products, new look for Sangamo heating and timer controls

 

The existing Sangamo range of Choice Thermostats and Choice Controllers, well-known in the industry, has been totally revamped and has been…

Construction membranes are hidden protectors

 

A combination of wall and roofing membranes from Glidevale Protect has been specified and installed on a new build social housing scheme built by…

Aluminium decking resolves Lewisham balcony fire risk

 

As fire-safety concerns continue to pose major challenge for housing providers across the UK, successful remediations are to be…

Electric heating solutions for social landlords

 

 

Specifying an electric heating solution for housing, student accommodation, social housing and private rental properties can be a time…

How to create smart, low-carbon social housing that can tackle our fuel poverty problem?

 

 

By partnering with social housing landlords to deliver a fully-financed and intelligently operated solar PV and battery…

Sound engineering

 

 

Noise pollution can have a significant impact on resident quality of life, so should housing associations and commercial…

Letterbox security solutions

 

Social housing providers are just one of a wide range of organisations that have warmed to the latest solution to letterbox security from Midlands…

Bathroom for life: AKW helps futureproof tenant bathrooms

 

AKW shows that it is possible to build cost-effective inclusivity into a bathroom’s design, so it is fit for purpose, no matter what the tenants…