New Cullen builders’ metalwork instructional video scheme

ITW Construction Products’ (ITW CP, formerly ITW Industry) are beginning to release instructional installation animations to maintain correct use of Cullen builders’ metalwork on site. The scheme answers requests from the industry for product installation instructions that anyone can follow... View Article

VMZINC launches engraved facade

In response to feedback from over 400 architects, VMZINC has once again pioneered a new development with AZENGAR®, the first rolled zinc facade and roofing material to be engraved. Its subtle yet distinctive surface has a matt appearance which is... View Article

New BM TRADA video demonstrates the fire testing process

BM TRADA has updated its free video explaining the fire resistance testing process for passive fire protection products such as fire-resisting doorsets and fire penetration seals. Aimed primarily at companies who are developing and manufacturing fire protection products, the updated... View Article

Validity assured ventilation

The trend towards bespoke designs of air movement equipment is being given greater validity with a major investment by air distribution specialist Gilberts of Blackpool. The company, one of the leading manufacturers in air movement and natural ventilation technology, has... View Article

Rebrand for Airtec ventilated rainscreen systems

Airtec Stone and Airtec Glass ventilated rainscreen façade systems have been rebranded under the Lithodecor banner. The Airtec systems have been manufactured by Lithodecor for over 20 years and marketed alongside alsecco’s insulated façade systems. The rebranding to Lithodecor allows... View Article

Boon Edam announce they are BIM ready!

Following the successful launch of their Tourniket and Crystal Tourniket revolving door models earlier this year, Boon Edam Ltd have this month launched their second phase of BIM objects. Working with The National BIM Library to create and host their... View Article

Getting EcoSmart in Oxford

In June 2014, Tim Nicholson, his wife Joanne Bowlt and their two young boys, moved into their newly refurbished eco home in North Oxford. Having purchased the four bedroom, end of terrace property in 2010 and living next door throughout... View Article

Abode Tempau®

The concept of our unique thermostatic valve product Tempeau was born partially from legislation changes to thermostatic bathing safety in Part G building regulations and partially from on-going conversations with the public and installers. Tempeau is a UK designed product... View Article

Abode ‘Storm’ ahead waterfall showerhead

Storm is a range of stainless steel, flat slimline showers aimed at the design conscious consumer who has come to expect only the best from Abode. The stunningly designed showers are a feat of engineering excellence at only 3mm thick.... View Article

The new Retrofit kit from FAAC

The new A140 RKU Retrofit Kit from FAAC is the most economical sliding door retrofit kit on the market. It is simple to install and it is capable of retrofitting almost every commercial sliding door operator, including; Besam, Dorma, Ditec,... View Article

GEZE UK puts road safety in the driving seat

With commercial vehicle drivers experiencing 50 per cent more accidents than other road users GEZE UK is gearing up to put road safety at the top of its agenda. GEZE, the UK’s leading manufacturer of door and window control systems,... View Article

Gebrik System Awarded BBA Certificate

Aquarian Cladding Systems Ltd announced today that the wide range of applications of its Gebrik Insulating Brick Cladding System has been recognised by the British Board of Agrément (BBA) with the inclusion of an additional product sheet within its existing... View Article

Mega protects historic museum floor

Founded in 1683, the Ashmolean Museum is the most significant museum of art and archaeology in the UK and welcomes more than a million visitors each year. Oxford based flooring firm, ACH Flooring, regularly recoats the original oak herringbone floors... View Article

High quality solutions put Metalline in pole position

Metalline has become one of the market leading manufacturers for the supply of high quality anodised aluminium insulated panels, pressings, soffits and rainscreen facades. With architects and designers increasingly looking for distinctive and high quality finishes, Metalline’s close working relationship... View Article

Discover future proof flooring at Homes 2014

Affordable housing has always been a hot topic, but it is currently one of the most frequently debated political issues – as seen by the Conservative Party’s promise to build 100,000 starter homes after the election, Labour’s Help to Build... View Article