How a Door Becomes a Fire Door: A Technical Guide

Working fire doors are a prerequisite for fire safety, but what differentiates them from regular doors? Kirk Smith of Allegion UK outlines the technical features that form fire rated doors as we know them. Research indicates there may be around... View Article

Introducing ROCKWOOL FirePro SP FireStop EN

The latest addition to the FirePro® Range, SP FireStop EN, has launched. FirePro SP FireStop EN is a linear cavity fire stopping product which increases the scope of application available from ROCKWOOL, offering up to 120 minutes integrity and insulation*.... View Article

Reginox UK announces senior promotion

Sinks, taps and accessories manufacturer, Reginox UK, has announced the promotion of Rebekah Tomkinson as the new UK Sales Manager. Rebekah, from Sandbach, who is celebrating her tenth year working for Reginox UK, has been promoted to UK Sales Manager... View Article

Space saving insulation for 1970s building

Spacetherm® WL (Wall Liner) insulation from the A. Proctor Group is addressing the need for improving the thermal performance, and helping to reduce heating costs of a 1970s building with limited internal space. The original building, created by the British... View Article

Boost property value for modern developments with soft water!

A DualFlo water softener not only enhances property value and appeal, but it also reduces maintenance costs, protect appliances, and offers residents better quality water, improving living standards and satisfaction. Why invest in a DualFlo Water Softener? Investing in a... View Article

Futurebuild returns for 2024

We’re thrilled to announce that registration is now open for Futurebuild 2024, the most influential event in the built environment industry! Taking place at London’s ExCeL from March 5 – 7, this year’s event promises to be our most impactful yet... View Article

Newland Homes receives unanimous support for new homes

Gloucester-based Newland Homes has secured unanimous approval for its plans to build 145 new zero carbon homes at Churchdown, close to the company’s head office in Barnwood. Tewkesbury Borough Council voted unanimously in favour of the proposed development on Cheltenham... View Article

CHAS Certificate 2023/2024

We are delighted to share that Althon has been awarded CHAS accreditation for this coming year, after demonstrating compliance with the CHAS standard in line with the requirement of SSIP Core Criteria and UK H&S Legislation. CHAS stands for The Contractors... View Article

W40 steel profiles an ideal match for modern living

The versatile W40 window profiles, specifically developed by the Steel Window Association (SWA) for its members, are a stylish and modern solution that suit both new-build and refurbishment applications. While the classic W20 section continues to be preferred by conservationists and many... View Article

Gilberts helps protect twin towers

LISTEN HERE An “iconic” site that has been transformed into high rise, high specification living for young professionals is a showcase for the latest in modern methods of construction- including its fire protection. The Coventry development- named Elliotts Yard after... View Article

Ny and improved stone wool insulation

The ROCKWOOL NyRock® range delivers the most thermally efficient stone wool insulation currently available in the UK and Ireland✝. Discover NyRock This is Ny and improved stone wool insulation. Low-lambda value of 0.032 W/mK Non-combustible Euroclass A1 reaction-to-fire classification Proven... View Article