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Fri, 5 Apr 2013
Michael Sellars, communications officer at Euroform Products explains the importance of working with suppliers rather than taking a retail approach to the specification of building boards…
ABC+D Magazine | Mon, 14 Jul 2014
Following the wettest winter in over 250 years which left parts of the UK devastated by floods, there has never been a greater need for solutions to surface water run-off. Here, Wavin, UK supplier of systems for water management and drainage explains how, as overloaded sewer systems struggle to cope with excess rainfall, housebuilders and developers are adopting best practice Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) at an early stage of the planning process to mitigate flood risk.
Specflue | Thu, 10 Jul 2014
Specflue, UK’s leading renewable heat products and flue systems specialist, have opened a new Northern depot in Castleford, West Yorkshire to provide an improved service for customers from the Midlands to the Scottish Border. The new depot can be easily accessed by customers and also enables Specflue to provide a next day delivery service via their fleet of new service vehicles.
EcoTherm | Tue, 8 Jul 2014
Eco-Bond flat roof insulation from EcoTherm was installed as part £30 million scheme to rejuvenate a former council estate in Mile End, London. Installed by AMR Specialist Systems, it was specified as part of the warm roof build-ups with the excellent thermal performance of Eco-Bond helping meet the desired U-value of 0.20 W/m2.K with a far thinner solution than some traditional insulation materials.
ABC+D Magazine | Fri, 30 May 2014
When designing and building high-end, premium properties, housebuilders are always looking for ways to make their homes stand out from the crowd, with a luxury kerb appeal homeowners desire. Here, Gary Hutton, general manager at Black Millwork, discusses how specifying creative fenestration for a property can help achieve the luxury finish needed. A strong sense of character and abundant natural daylight flooding the interior of the building are deemed by many homeowners to be among ...
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Sika-Trocal video article
Welwyn Garden City, UK
Sika-Trocal provides flat roofing membranes that are suitable for a wide range of applications including new build, refurbishment and green roof specifications. Established in the UK in 1972 and with a proven track record of high quality roofing installations, Sika-Trocal offers an unrivalled ...
Novus Property Solutions video article
Operating from a nationwide network of over 30 offices across England, Scotland and Wales, Novus Property Solutions is one of the leading specialists in planned, cyclical and responsive maintenance.