Snickers’ foul weather workwear

Staying dry and comfortable in the rain is all about choosing the right garments for the prevailing weather conditions as well as how long you’re working outside in the rain. Snickers’ waterproofing technologies are woven into in a range of... View Article

Westerland provides a tonic for Buxton housing development!

A new housing development in the picturesque town of Buxton, Derbyshire, features Westerland fibre cement slates from Cembrit. Otters Brook is a new housing development that has built to blend seamlessly into the surrounding countryside. The Westerland slates are BREEAM... View Article

greenteQ pulling power from VBH

Hardware distributor VBH has added stainless steel pull handles to the greenteQ hardware range. The series was developed by VBH in Germany, where doors are commonly fitted with key operated (wind-up) locks and pull handles have long been used in... View Article

Klober roofing airtightness demonstrations at Ecobuild

Klober, on stands N540G alongside the NFRC, will be demonstrating how roofing airtightness and solar installation accessories can help achieve high CSH and BREEAM ratings. SAP calculation and condensation risk analysis services are available to support use of specialised products... View Article

Mapei restores 19th Century farmhouse with Mapetherm EWI system

Mapei’s Mapetherm external wall insulation (EWI) system has been used to restore a 150-year old farmhouse in Worcestershire. A BBA-certified Mapetherm system was installed by Worcester Plastering and Insulated Renders to improve both the thermal performance and property’s aesthetics. Prior... View Article

The environmental credentials of tiles

No matter what size your project, The Tile Association points out that professional high-quality tiling will add a beautiful, long-lasting and eco-friendly finish to your installation. Tiled finishes provide a hygienic environment for many years and allow thorough cleaning without... View Article

Smart new website for Greenwood Airvac

It’s destination Ventilation with the launch of Greenwood Airvac’s new website – www.greenwood.co.uk For everything ‘residential ventilation’, the site revolves around the company’s core principle of ensuring Guaranteed Installed Performance is achieved – because what’s the point if the ventilation... View Article

Kingspan for Channel 4 church restoration

Kingspan Insulation’s Kooltherm and Therma products have been installed as part of the restoration of a dilapidated church, featured on Channel 4’s Restoration Man series. St Peter’s Church originally built in 1874, was constructed on a steeply sloping pedestrian hill... View Article

Norway. Winter. -40°C. Welcome to the future of heating.

Developed in Norway over 20 years ago, UKWarmfloor’s self-regulating, low-energy heating already has a well-established reputation in Scandinavia simply because it has the lowest energy use of any comparable heating system. By combining the latest technology (self-regulating intelligent carbonpolymer heating... View Article