Formica Group design competition: Winner Announced

European design students invited to enter the new Formica® Formations Design Competition – Winner Announced This year Formica Group, manufacturer of interior surfacing solutions and the original inventor of Formica® laminate, launched an exciting pan-European furniture design competition. They called... View Article

The true importance of door hardware selection

As the role of door hardware expands and fire safety continues to make the headlines, Karen Trigg of Allegion UK outlines the importance of hardware selection and reminds decision makers of how routine checks can save lives. Door hardware is... View Article

New ground-floor treatment solution launched by Schüco UK

New from sustainable building envelope specialist, Schüco UK, is an integrated Ground-Floor Treatment (GFT) solution that has been developed especially for high-traffic areas in a wide range of commercial and public buildings including colleges, schools and hospitals. Aesthetically appealing and... View Article

Scandinavian, open plan self-build in Northern Ireland

Client: Gareth Boyd Style: Scandinavian, open plan self-build Location: Northern Ireland Build time: 3 years Gareth Boyd and his wife Lindsey had always dreamed of building a home for themselves and their young son. Working as an Architectural Technician at... View Article

Bradite floors the competition

A warehouse floor in Barnsley was transformed using Bradite’s new single pack water-based floor paint, DP9 Floor-It. The 1200 sq metre power floated, porous concrete floor had been penetrated with oil so required preparation for painting with Bradite’s TD39 Industrial... View Article

Self-build is streets ahead with Kingspan

A family of ambitious self-builders in Oxfordshire have created their dream home featuring a gambrel roof constructed with the Kingspan TEK Building System of structural insulated panels (SIPs). Peter and Anita Reynolds had long harboured dreams of constructing their own... View Article

Reasons for Using Artigo Rubber Floorings in Hospitals

From meeting the demands of multifunctional use to effortless noise reductions, Artigo rubber floorings are perfect for the surfaces of hospitals and other medical facilities for many good reasons. The purpose of hospitals may be pretty straightforward – treating patients... View Article

Bespoke rainscreen cladding systems

Meeting Aesthetic, Energy Efficiency and Environmental Expectations Turning an Architectural Concept into an Exceptional Engineering Reality As the UK’s leading provider – PSP offer a single point of procurement for the entire building envelope: Rainscreen Cladding Systems Curtain Walling Windows... View Article

Beautiful traditional timber windows and doors

At The Sash Window Workshop all our new timber windows and doors are tailor made to suit your project and manufactured by our skilled craftsmen in our workshop in Berkshire. The Sash Window Workshop manufacture and install a wide variety... View Article

KLOEBER Wins Two Homebuilding & Renovating Awards!

Kloeber are delighted to have won Best Door Supplier and Best Window Supplier at the first Homebuilding & Renovating Awards! These new awards launched in celebration of Homebuilding & Renovating’s 30th anniversary, designed to recognise the very best products and... View Article

BLANCO UK launches new website

The new website from BLANCO UK, a leading manufacturer of kitchen sinks and taps, has been designed to be easy to navigate so that homeowners can explore the very best in kitchen technology and retailers can find the products and... View Article