New one-stop shop for niche architectural supplies

Specialist engineering and architectural suppliers, Woodwood Group, has announced a major restructuring of their business to take place on 22 April 2014. From that date, customers who would previously have ordered products from Woodwood Door Controls, FASS Security and Cloakroom... View Article

Kingspan OPTIM-R the smart solution

Kingspan Insulation’s OPTIM-R External Wall System has provided the space saving solution to help transform ten under-insulated bungalows in Southend-on-Sea into highly energy efficient “Smart Homes”. The retrofits have been funded as part of the £1.2 million ReallySmartHouse project which... View Article

Alu-Timber for The Appleton School

Alu-Timber and their approved fabricator Anglia Fixing Ltd recently completed a new Dining Hall extension and re-modelling project for The Appleton School a specialist Business and Enterprise College in Essex. This project was completed using Alu-Timber EFT curtain walling, alongside... View Article

Flooring specialists reach recycling milestone

Selby Carpets, London’s leading flooring and carpet installation specialist, has reached a recycling milestone, diverting over 10,000m2 of carpet from landfill to recycling centres – that’s the equivalent of 11 football pitches. And this figure doesn’t include Selby Carpets’ recycling... View Article

Wedi Solso takes care of PVC on shower floors

Wedi has launched a floor-level shower system developed especially for PVC coverings. wedi Solso is the unrivalled shower floor system for wet areas in hospitals and private and public care home facilities. Sealed drainage prevents leakage under PVC coverings The... View Article

Ventilation systems from Rega

Now with thirty years’ experience of manufacturing heat recovery ventilation systems in the UK Rega continue to develop new high efficiency products. The latest range of central air units achieve over 90% heat recovery and specific  fan power levels as... View Article

Kemper System helps Huddersfield Uni build on bio-diversity

Liquid roofing and waterproofing specialist, Kemper System, has helped enhance both bio-diversity and energy efficiency at Huddersfield University by working collaboratively with the roofing contractor and green roof specialist on a series of new build green and warm roofs. Huddersfield... View Article

Lifetime homes require thin joint solution

H+H’s innovative Rå Build method has been used at Britannia Crescent, Great Yarmouth. The arc-shaped development consists of 19 three-bedroom houses and is built on the site of the former Beach Coach Station car park. Contractor R G Carter wanted... View Article

Langley rejuvenate award-winning crematorium

Nominated for the 2000 RIBA Sterling Prize Award, and Midlands category winner, the architecturally recognised Telford Crematorium in Shropshire has been reinvigorated thanks to a new Bituminous Strip Slate roofing system from Langley Waterproofing Systems. When the existing large sloping... View Article

Sound choice for under screeds – YELOfon HD10+

Specifically designed to be installed under a floating screed on a concrete floor, YELOfon HD10+ is a high performance sound proofing layer with stand-out features.  The system has been installed in various domestic and commercial developments across the UK including apartments, student... View Article