Survey shows importance of safety

Supermarkets, hospitals, stations and schools have all featured on a list of places Brits would consider suing should they take a tumble while on the premises. A new survey by safety flooring experts Tarkett polled 1,000 people and ties in... View Article

Saniflo launches new trade brochure

Available from the end of June, the new trade brochure from Saniflo is designed to make the lives of installers and vendors easier. For the first time, the stunning, easy to use product catalogue features both the domestic and professional... View Article

Concrete effect tiles from Solus Ceramics

Synthetic is a brand new range from Solus Ceramics that interestingly blends some of the colours found in traditional terracotta tiles with the contemporary textures of cement. The range features six chalky colours including beige, grey and taupe, and is... View Article

Handmade VMZINC bullseye dormers for Wallace Collection

VMZINC has supplied handmade zinc bullseye dormers for the roof of the Grade II listed Wallace Collection in Paddington. The company’s Heritage Division (Ateliers d’Art Français) worked with John O’Connell Architects to design ornamental features for the historic London town... View Article

Interface designs adapt to the business at Imperial Tobacco HQ

Interface carpet tiles have been fitted in the development of the Imperial Tobacco head quarters in Bristol, using the manufacturer’s unique glue-less installation system. TacTiles™, small adhesive squares placed in the corners of each carpet tile, seamlessly connect the tiles... View Article

New multi room audio system launches

Armour Home, the UK’s leading provider of premium products, solutions and services to the specialist hi-fi, home theatre and entertainment market, has announced the launch of its new digital multi room audio system. Systemline 7 (S7) is built into the... View Article

MelcoBEMS system simplifies connectivity and control

Mitsubishi Electric has launched a new air conditioning interface that is compatible with the majority of Modbus and BACnet BEMS products. The MelcoBEMS unit works across the full M Series, Mr Slim and City Multi air conditioning ranges to provide... View Article

Multikwik takes a shine to new chrome compression range

With the trend for sleek modern bathrooms showing no signs of slowing, Multikwik has launched a range of chrome-plated, lightweight, easy-to-use compression fittings that will make fitting chrome-look systems a piece of cake and help installers out of any installation... View Article

The ideal retrofit solution

HOPPE UK, the hardware specialist, has launched a door closer that exactly matches the same fixing dimensions as the UK’s most popular door closer, making it the ideal solution for retrofit projects. The ARRONE 3500 Series is the perfect choice... View Article

Vectaire’s new catalogue

Vectaire’s new catalogue details its range of high performance, low energy, economical, residential ventilation units with EC motors. It describes Whole House Heat Recovery Units which control condensation and pollution by providing low level, continuous ventilation in up to seven... View Article

Bostik Climatherm external wall insulation

The BBA certified Bostik Climatherm external wall insulation system offers the quality and performance expected from leading manufacturer Bostik, along with a selection of different finishes and a comprehensive training scheme. The system offers important benefits to housing associations, local... View Article

The importance of surface temperature factor

If the surface temperature factor (fRSi) is controlled incorrectly, thermal bridging is likely to result in condensation and mould growth problems. Chris Willett, MD at Schöck Ltd, considers the issues involved: To identify areas where there is a risk of condensation and... View Article