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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.

DuPont Tyvek UV Facade membrane

Membrane for ventilated façade systems used in laboratory build

DuPont Tyvek

DuPont Tyvek UV Façade, a membrane for ventilated façade systems, has been used to protect university laboratories against UV radiation.

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.

Hush-Panel 28 floating floor panel installation

Sound reducing floating flooring panel from Hush Acoustics video

Hush Acoustics

A video from Hush Acoustics demonstrates how its Hush-Panel 28 Floating Flooring panels can be installed to reduce sound.


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.

Armstrong Ceilings App

New app from Armstrong Ceilings

Armstrong Ceilings

Armstrong Ceilings has released a new app that allows its customers to gain access to information whilst they are on the move.

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.

Geberit Award winners Christopher Lemons, Jonathan Terry and Jason Phillips

Celebrating the winners of the Geberit Awards 2014


UK and Ireland’s Best Commercial Installer Team, Best Domestic Installer and the Best Apprentice are celebrating becoming winners of the Geberit Awards 2014, in association with PHAM News.

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.

OPTIMA access control system

New access control system from Abloy UK

Abloy UK

Abloy UK has released its latest access control system, OPTIMA, which consists of electronic escutcheons and handle sets.

Amanda Hope from Advanced and David Powell from Broadgate Estates after the installation of fire panels

Fire panels from Advanced used to protect landmark buildings

Advanced Electronics

Broadgate Estates has specified Advanced Electronic’s fire panels for installation in its landmark buildings.

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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