Hodgson Sealants on the key role butyl sealant plays in ensuring buildings meet standards of air tightness and thermal performance demanded for compliance with Part L of the Building Regulations.
Matrix and Exeter City Council named ’Overall Winner’ at 2013 British Parking Awards plus ‘Best Refurbishment’ project, using Tremco’s MMA car park system.
Newton Case Study looks at the impact of their Diathonite thermal plaster used to upgrade a single skin Victorian terrace in London to current Building Regulations requirements. The insulation was applied externally to avoid disruption and down time for the tenant. A specialist coloured breathable mineral skim finishing coat was applied providing protected from driving and penetrating moisture for 50 years.
VIDEO demonstrates how Newton Diathonite, a premixed plaster, fibre-reinforced with cork, clay powders and natural hydraulic lime with top thermal and acoustic properties, provides a hard wearing thermal barrier for both internal and external applications. Diathonite creates an seamless thermal barrier, eliminating the risk of cold bridging within the structure, and can be spray-applied using a plastering pump, or hand applied.
John Newton & Company looks at the combined role Newton 301 AquaProof and Newton 403 HydroBond played in waterproofing the earth retained elements of an extension to an old house cut into a steeply sloping site. Installing contractors, RK Construction, pre-applied the products, resulting in a fully watertight construction that required no further waterproofing after the placing of the concrete.