23 October 2014

Avocet’s Affinity hardware available on three day composite doors

The full suite includes hinges, locks, handles, letterplates, knockers and numbers Affinity is available in the colours chrome, gold and matt black and features a 3D adjustable butt-hinge that is slim and can be adjusted in three dimensions including vertical, horizontal and compression for quick and easy installation. The ABS snap secure lock with anti-bump,[…]

  • 23 October 2014

23 October 2014

Soil and rainwater fittings eradicate problem of cross threading

‘Cross threaded’ problems are eliminated due to the removal of a threaded access cap connection to the housing of the main body, whilst the 103mm opening allows for easy access to the pipework system for testing and maintenance procedures. Cross threading makes air testing difficult The fittings are impossible to cross thread due to the[…]

  • 23 October 2014

22 October 2014

Fire rated insulating glass units available from M5 Glass Centre

M5 Glass Centre has started production of fire rated insulating glass units Fire rated insulating glass units M5 Glass began production of fire rated insulating glass units after completion of testing with Pilkington’s and engaging with their external production auditors, to ensure the correct standards of production were being followed and fully supported by Pilkington’s[…]

  • 22 October 2014

22 October 2014

Masonry Protection Cream eradicates water ingress and mould

Energy savings Providing an end to penetrating damp from rain and producing energy savings of up to 29%, Stormdry can be applied by brush or roller and cures colourlessly to the original finish of masonry in 12 hours. Stormdry offers substrate protection for up to 30 years after a single coat and is more deeply[…]

  • 22 October 2014

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

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

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

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