Bricks & Blocks
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H+H Celcon | Fri, 10 Jan 2014
H+H Celcon has produced a technical update for the new Approved Document Part L, explaining how Celcon Blocks can be used to meet the new regulations, due to come into effect on 6th April 2014.
IKO | Thu, 20 Feb 2014
IKO has launched its polymeric Hyload Trade DPC Protection System, designed for use as a damp proof course and cavity tray system in housing, industrial and commercial projects. The system can be used alongside a range of components including lap adhesive, surface fixing pins and DPC mastic to ensure compliance with Building Regulation and codes of practice.
Brick Development Association | Mon, 10 Feb 2014
The Brick Development Association (BDA) is holding its Structural Masonry Day on 3rd April, as part of its annual seminar series in association with the International Masonry Society, designed to offer advice on masonry prefabrications. A range of case studies on innovative structural solutions and practical demonstrations on thin joint construction will be taking place on the day.
Brick Development Association | Wed, 29 Jan 2014
The Brick Development Association (BDA) has launched its new technical guidance publication entitled Severely Exposed Brickwork, aimed at helping to achieve a long life expectancy when erecting structures constructed from brick. The illustrated 16-page guide contains information on mortar, movement joints and five typical applications brick, as well as evidence to suggest climate change over the last few winters, with a map to highlight exposure areas with likely levels of rainfall.
Renderplas video article
Renderplas is a specialist manufacturer of PVCu beads, addressing the shortcomings of traditional metal beading profiles by designing in PVCu to suit the British and Continental market. PVCu is the most cost effective, non-corrosive material to produce robust plasterer friendly beads which ...
Ancon Building Products video article
Ancon designs and manufactures a wide range of steel fixings for use in masonry and concrete construction.