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Decorating Allowance Scheme

Social housing residents benefit from Decorating Allowance Scheme


Johnstone’s Trade’s Decorating Allowance Scheme was designed to help residents of social housing to fulfil their decorating needs.

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Paint specification seminar added to construction roadshow

Crown Trade

Crown Paints’ “Effective Paint Specification” CPD will be delivered as part of the Construction CPD RoadSeminar Tour this year.

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Wood finishes manufacturer celebrates 25th anniversary

Osmo UK

This year marks Osmo UK’s 25th year of manufacturing and supplying environmentally friendly wood finishes.

Vortice at ISH

Energy efficient ventilation fans at ISH Frankfurt


Vortice will be showcasing its new and existing ranges of energy efficient ventilation fans at the ISH exhibition in Frankfurt this year.

Saint Gobain's Multi Comfort home improvement concept

New home improvement concept from Saint-Gobain

Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland

Saint-Gobain will be offering Ecobuild’s attendees the opportunity to learn more about its Multi-Comfort home improvement concept.

Free ventilation review from Greenwood Airvac

Free ventilation review from Greenwood Airvac

Greenwood Airvac

Greenwood Airvac is offering a free ventilation review to help the CIH Conference’s visitors deal with ineffective ventilation.


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Wesupply provides EDI solution for NET LED Lighting


In its search for an EDI provider, NET LED Lighting chose Wesupply to replace its traditional trading method with electronic trading.

Thermal camera identifies void in bedroom wall

Thermal camera for building inspectors and professionals

Flir Systems

FLIR Systems has designed its FLIR C2 thermal camera for building professionals to use when identifying heat patterns.

Online shopping from DSL

Online shopping service for DSL's customers


DSL-Direct has been designed as a 24-hour online shopping service for builders in need of construction equipment.

Changing Places toilet

Changing Places toilets fitted in Manchester Airport


Manchester Airport has recently benefited from the installation of three Changing Places toilets, which have been designed for people who need carers.

New kitchens website from Jewson

New kitchens website launched by Jewson


Jewson has re-designed its kitchens website to be compatible with tablets and smart phones.

FIRA Statistics Digest

Furniture Industry Research Association latest Statistics Digest


Published annually, the latest Statistics Digest provides essential information for anyone operating in the furniture sector.

Hitachi manufacturing facility

Multiprotocol fire panels specified for rail vehicle factory

Advanced Electronics

Hitachi Rail Europe’s new rail vehicle manufacturing facility has been fitted with Advanced’s MxPro multiprotocol fire panels.

Mill Green School

Addressable fire panel included in school's fire safety system


An addressable fire panel from C-TEC is at the centre of a new school’s fire safety system in Merseyside.

Flammability for furniture course

Flammability for furniture courses from FIRA


BM TRADA company, FIRA, has announced new dates for its flammability for furniture course, which explains the UK’s flammability legislation.

Ecobuild 2015 opens today

Building big profits + 7 reasons to visit Ecobuild

Tue, 3 Mar 2015

Latest Buildingtalk newsletter also includes house builders profits soar, specifying for safe working on roofs, plus 7 top reasons to visit Ecobuild

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Greenwood Airvac

Ventilation systems need to be adaptive

Greenwood AirvacTue, 3 Mar 2015

Greenwood Airvac explains why ventilation systems need to be adjustable and flexible to prevent damp and condensation.

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Fastening technology designed to save time video

SchnablMon, 2 Mar 2015

Schnabl’s ’Drill, Fasten and Finish’ range of fastening technology products has been developed to save workers time when installing pipes and cables.

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The plug-in route to energy saving

HagerMon, 2 Mar 2015

Building regulations now require energy monitoring on buildings of 1,000m and above - can plug-in meters can provide a simple solution?

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Rubb Buildings breathes new life into iconic shipyard buildings

Fabric structure brings new life to iconic shipyard buildings

Rubb Buildings

Rubb Buildings breathes new life into two BVL structures previously used by Swan Hunter along the River Tyne, Newcastle

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