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Tenants are taking mould problems into their own hands - Time for landlords to Remove & Prevent with Safeguard

 

Awareness around mould and damp amongst housing tenants is at an all-time high. A recent Housing Ombudsman spotlight report…

Groundbreaker: leading the way on LEAD

 

Awareness of the potential health problems caused by lead in the water supply, particularly in infants and children is growing.  Houses built…

Integrated Solar PV Solutions: central to low carbon heating in social housing

 

The UK’s net zero strategy that includes ambitious carbon reduction targets in both the new Part L and the Future Homes Standard, as…

National Social Housing Safety and Compliance Week to return in March with a call for the sector to ‘Challenge for Safety’

 

National Social Housing Safety and Compliance Week 2022 will take place 7-11 March. This year’s theme is ‘Challenge for Safety’.…

Fire doors - Smoke resistance compliance

 


Chris Flaherty – Technical Director at Winkhaus UK and Jon Cole – Chief Operating Officer at Secured by Design explain the…

Vent-Axia provides ventilation for Giving Back Crawley’s HQ Refurbishment

 


Leading British ventilation manufacturer, Vent-Axia, has donated ventilation units to local charity, Giving Back Crawley, as part…

Take fire doors to a new level

 

A recent survey into fire safety in social housing carried out by Housing Management and Maintenance magazine reported that 95% of…

The Property MOT®: Certifying the health of a building

 


To meet disrepair challenges, uphold the Housing Ombudsman Reports and assist the Net Zero journey, an executive paper is now…

Affordable, green electric heating alternative to heat pumps

 


Low-carbon heating is today’s gold standard for heating systems, and the government recommends replacing fossil fuel gas and oil…

New high rise hub from ROCKWOOL® supports residential developments

 

New hub helps specifiers construct safe, comfortable and sustainable homes

Predictions suggest that an…

Cornerstone's Property MOT: raising social housing standards and resident aspirations

 


A Property MOT® serves to identify the best-practice and innovative approach upholding necessary changes in culture, behaviour and…

The ASCP calls for transformational change in social housing electrical safety

 


Recognising that electrical safety for too long has been seen as less important than gas safety within social housing, the…

Regulations for Smoke and Carbon Monoxide alarms will change to ensure greater protection for homes in England

 


Following a recent government consultation, the regulations for Smoke and Carbon Monoxide alarms in England are set to expand for…

Retrofitting GSM technology for secure, efficient access control

 

 

For housing managers, retrofitting new technologies and systems to existing residences is becoming more of a priority as costs…