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Latest Issue : August 2017

The August issue of HbD includes our regular ‘product round-ups’ which, as always, showcase the latest exciting and innovative products available.

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Features in this issue include:

  • Design & Software – Taking to tablets
    Colin Yates of Workmobile explains why housebuilders need to embrace digital technology for the future health of their businesses. See page 35…
  • Floors & Floor Coverings – The importance of accuracy
    Neil Sanders of F. Ball and Co. reveals why accurate moisture testing and management is key to preventing flooring installation failures. See page 37…
  • Landscaping & External Finishes – Street smarts
    Chris Hodson trade association Interpave discloses how precast concrete paving can help to meet planning requirements while adding kerb appeal to a development. See page 43…
  • Rainwater & Greywater Products – Right as rain
    Rainwater systems might not be seen as the most exciting part of a project, but as well as playing a critical role in safeguarding a home from the elements, they also make a real difference to its aesthetics. Hayley Lowry of Brett Martin explains. See page 47…
  • Sustainable Products – A lintel contribution to fabric first
    Catnic’s Richard Price offers a philosophy of designing and constructing homes where individual components and systems contribute to, rather than compromise, the overall building performance. See page 49…

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