21 October 2014

Newton 500 provides robust, maintainable waterproofing system

Waterproofing system eradicates water ingress at derelict basement Water was seeping through construction joints in the slab of the 1000sq metre floor area and the vertical RC walls were allowing in large amounts of liquid, with the basement being deemed unusable for a number of years. Dewatering pipes were installed on the vertical planes and[…]

  • 21 October 2014

21 October 2014

Cembonit cladding provides resistance to weather straining

Cembonit cladding is stylish and weather resistant The stair tower of the apartment, which is situated on Westminster Place in the city centre, required a material which was attractive to look at and durable against weather straining. Ashford based cladding specialist, Teiko Ltd, was contracted to work on the project, predominantly installing Cembonit in Flint,[…]

  • 21 October 2014

20 October 2014

Stormshield paint products used for restoration work at precinct

Johnstone’s Smooth Metal Paint & Flexible Gloss used for redecoration work The external facades of ten shops on the square, in addition to railings at the nearby County Library, were all repainted by volunteers including business owners and district councillors. Johnstone’s Smooth Metal Paint and Flexible Gloss was used to repaint doors, windows, fascia, metal[…]

  • 20 October 2014

20 October 2014

Eco-Liner thermal laminate plasterboard achieves BBA certification

Eco-Liner plasterboard thermal laminate EcoTherm’s BBA Certified Eco-Liner is a 2 in 1 application board saves time and materials on site but also brings buildings in line with latest Building Regulations/Standards without impacting internal space. Due to the excellent thermal performance of EcoTherm’s PIR insulation (lambda 0.022W/mK), minimal thickness is required to insulate the wall[…]

  • 20 October 2014

20 October 2014

Fire resistant sliding door receives BRE approval for UK use

The sliding door offers protection against flame and heat Jansol EI30 offers protection against flames and heat The Jansol EI30 sliding fire door is designed to offer a high level of protection against flame and heat under extreme loads due to its slender frame profiles, and is engineered to allow an inward or outward direction[…]

  • 20 October 2014

20 October 2014

Water based trim ranges offer quick drying, affordable paint

Quick Dry, Gloss & Satinwood coatings improve durability Consisting of Quick Dry Undercoat, Gloss and Satinwood coatings, the range delivers improved durability and a high quality finish that matches the performance usually achieved with solvent based products. Helping to extend the maintenance cycle, the Quick Dry Gloss is highly flexible and crack resistant, delivering a[…]

  • 20 October 2014

20 October 2014

Thermofol single ply membrane is lightweight and durable

Single ply membrane has superior thermal performance Consisting of eight roof areas on a variety of different pitches totalling over 3,400m2,  the membrane was chosen for use at Oughterard National School due to its lightweight, long lasting and visually appealing characteristics. Welded roof profiles were incorporated along all the hips and valleys to give the[…]

  • 20 October 2014

17 October 2014

Ronafix Mix E used for waterproofing basement at Caffe Nero

The mixture provides a high strength waterproof render BBA Approved Ronafix Mix E provides high strength waterproof render Work was undertaken to convert the building into a branch of the coffee house chain Caffe Nero, with Ronacrete’s technical team recommending Ronafix Mix E in order to provide a BBA Approved, durable high strength waterproof render[…]

  • 17 October 2014

16 October 2014

Ultra quiet ventilation fans launched by Vortice

Vortice new QBK compact ventilation fans Vortice quiet running QBK ventilation fans Vortice developed the ultra quiet running QBK as an alternative to traditional noisy commercial fans. This makes them ideal for a range of commercial and industrial premises such as libraries, performance venues and retail projects. Built-in noise insulation and easy access The design of[…]

  • 16 October 2014

16 October 2014

Alutec rainwater and eaves solutions at Homebuilding & Renovating Show

Tudor downpipe system from Alutec Seminar: 5 Reasons to use Aluminium Eaves Systems Michael Pritchett, Area Sales Manager at Alutec, will be speaking on Saturday 8th November, starting at 11:30am, at a seminar entitled ‘5 Reasons to use Aluminium Eaves Systems’, explaining the benefits of an aluminium system Alutec products featured will include: Tudor downpipe[…]

  • 16 October 2014