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12 September 2014

Roofing & cladding categories at UK Roofing Awards sponsored by MCRMA

Founded in order to recognise the dedication, safety and workmanship of roofing companies, a panel of independent construction professionals will undertake the judging with guidance from trade association experts. The deadline for entries is Friday 23rd January 2015, shortlisting will take place in February and the finalists will be announced in March prior to the[…]

  • 12 September 2014

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11 September 2014

Airtight timber cladding and breather membranes insulate eco lodges

A total of 5,500 square metres of DuPont Tyvek Housewrap was supplied to achieve significant levels of airtightness, moisture control, thermal performance and comfort at the new properties. The system meets the requirements of the Building Regulations, reduces air leakage to a minimum and allows air permeability to reach levels no higher than 1m3/m2/hr through[…]

  • 11 September 2014

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10 September 2014

Concrete waterproofing system specified for site near footie stadium

The construction involved the installation of a watertight concrete base slab with welded sheet piled walls and a concrete capping beam, used to produce a Type B integral waterproofing solution to BS8102:2009 standards. Some 800 4.1kg bags of TT Admix were supplied upon completion of the work, with around 120 being used for the capping[…]

  • 10 September 2014

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09 September 2014

Pre-welded membranes allow for quick completion of roof restorations

The company’s software provides information on the quantity of materials and fixings required for a project, compares which technique is best suited for the type of work involved, as well as identifying any potential issues to address. Protan SE is designed to cope with extreme weather conditions and is certified to ? -30°, achieving durability[…]

  • 09 September 2014

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09 September 2014

Sustainable systems for timber framed construction exhibiting at Timber Expo

FireCurb is designed for application on roofs and walls to offer high levels of flame retardency up to Class B whilst providing long term protection, effective vapour diffusion, greater energy efficiency and improved design flexibility. Offering a greater level of safety for occupants and firefighters, when flames meet FireCurb, they stop, die down and go[…]

  • 09 September 2014

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08 September 2014

Steracryl Mould Inhibiting Paint eradicates mould growth during winter

Containing an effective fungicide designed specifically to maintain decorated surfaces by inhibiting the development of mould growth on the paint film, Steracryl has been subjected to stringent tests carried out to British Standard BS3900:G6. The acrylic eggshell system is washable, making it ideal for use in kitchens and bathrooms where a build up of condensation[…]

  • 08 September 2014

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08 September 2014

Flexim roof putty solves major pitched roofing problems in UK housebuilding

Why Flexim?   Ready-to-use Lightweight Instantly waterproof Storm-proof Permanently flexible Choice of colours Tested and certified iBuilding Products distribute Flexim Roof Putty in the UK iBuilding Products offers full support to merchants wanting to stock Flexim Roof Putty, including trade demonstration days, literature and point of sale items.

  • 08 September 2014

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08 September 2014

Masonry paint offers rain resistance in 20 minutes & 15 year durability

Featuring high performance Pliolite Resin, the paint has a fifteen year proven durability and can be applied in temperatures as low as -10ºC to offer rain resistance in just 20 minutes, enabling professionals to use the product when there is a slight chance of rain. Sandtex Trade 365 was used by painters from CLC Group[…]

  • 08 September 2014

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05 September 2014

Entries for Ultimate Professional Contractor Awards 2014 now open

Open for entries from 4th September, the awards are aimed at acknowledging employees for their hard work and dedication to the trade, rewarding the overall winner with either a luxury spa experience or VIP tickets to a sporting event. Seven shortlisted finalists will be put forward and the winner will be chosen by a judging[…]

  • 05 September 2014

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  • 04 September 2014

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