Klober Permo® air gets public sector performance recognition

Klober has received a significant boost for its market-leading low resistance air-open underlay Permo® air with certification by Local Authority Building Control (LABC) for its Registered Details scheme. LABC, which represents all building control teams in England and Wales, ensures... View Article

Stertil fast-action doors provide sweet access solution

One of the UK’s leading food and confectionery manufacturers relies upon a pair of Stertil FlexiEdge fast-action doors to provide access to a fork truck drivers training facility and a stores area within its manufacturing and distribution complex in York.... View Article

Cembrit gets a first at the University of Northampton

Cembrit is delighted that its Moorland fibre cement slates have been specified and installed at the new campus development at the University of Northampton. Situated on the River Nene the new Waterside Campus features a mixture of academic buildings and... View Article

Glass mono-pitch rooflight – 
Kimpton Fitzroy, London

The boutique luxury hotel brand is reflected in the architectural flair of the entire restoration, with stunning features paying tribute to the iconic heritage of the building. Faux beams were introduced above the Winter Garden where the 13° sloped LAMILUX... View Article

Restoration gains a lift

The Chapel at the Royal Victoria Country Park in Hampshire welcomes the public following a £3.5m restoration—with access for people of all mobilities supplied by a Stannah passenger lift. Opened by Queen Victoria in 1863, this Grade II* iconic building is the last... View Article

More Gate models achieve LPS1175

Bi-parting Bi-folding, Hinged (single and double leaf) and Pedestrian Gate models join the Sliding and Bi-folding Gate models in successfully achieving LPS1175 Security Rating two & three. As the Market Leader of perimeter security equipment, Frontier Pitts are constantly identifying... View Article

Baffle ceiling for Rome Airport extension

The recent refurbishment of Italy’s Fiumicino airport in Rome has seen the design and specification of a vast sweeping ceiling canopy incorporating Hunter Douglas Architectural’s Tavola Baffle ceiling system. The ceiling canopy, which has been designed to let in great... View Article

Osmo UK sprays the way to hardwearing and durable protection

Osmo UK, the eco-friendly wood and finishes expert, has expanded its Spray-Wax range with the introduction of a new 3010 Natural option. Developed with professional users in mind, Spray-Wax provides a durable, low maintenance and hardwearing surface for all interior... View Article

How a WC is helping one man get his privacy back

When electrician Kyle McAdam Whyte arranged to go out with friends four years ago, he little realised the consequences: it would involve him losing even his ability to go to the loo without help. The car in which he was... View Article

Wood has never looked so good

The Hunter Douglas Architectural range of exterior wood ceilings, are available in a wide choice of solid wood, veneered wood and metal woodprint finishes. They are ideal for external environments where open, light construction are desired and create a warm... View Article

Aspex wins contract for Cambridge office accommodation

Aspex, one of the UK’s leading architectural ironmongery and doorset companies, has recently secured a contract to supply its Novista system to 50/60 Station Road in Cambridge City Centre. Aspex will be supplying its Novista Riser Steel System and Novista... View Article

Not just hot air

ADF reports on how the roofing industry is joining forces to tackle the fire risks posed by gas torch roofing installation methods, with hot air being one alternative Gas torches are a popular tool among roofing professionals for installing bitumen... View Article

When the Going Gets Tough

The chance to reflect on suitable solutions for toughened glass is now available from GEZE UK which has produced a new product guide and price list. SGG Solutions for Toughened Glass is a comprehensive guide to an extensive range of... View Article