Yeoman Rainguard Perfect for Old Chapel Cottage

Originally a Methodist Chapel built in 1841, now converted to a home, The Old Chapel Cottage boasts both charming traditional local architecture and stunning views over Nidderdale, an area of outstanding beauty in North Yorkshire. When the current owners, Mr... View Article

Maxtop launches next generation of its one-of-a-kind worktops

Unique modular quartz surface specialist, Maxtop Quartz, has revealed the next generation of its one-of-a-kind worktops, complete with a seamless finish, stylish 1.5mm bevelled edge and now including marble-effect finishes. Over the last 12 months the company has invested £2m... View Article

Giorgio: the name behind the perfect shower

Tissino’s new range of Giorgio shower trays and wall panels combines Italian-inspired good looks with exceptional, long-lasting performance An invigorating shower is an important part of the daily routine for many, a means of freshening up and enjoying some valuable... View Article

WW+P appointed to design PRS homes for Merton

Merantun Development Ltd. (MDL) has appointed Weston Williamson + Partners (WW+P) to lead the design, planning and delivery of private rented sector homes for East Merton.  The first phase of development will see the construction of approximately 77 new, high... View Article

Opening the envelope

Simon Wild of Formica group discusses how the application of cladding using traditional building methods has evolved, and explores the modern materials now on offer. Traditionally, housebuilding techniques in the UK relied upon the use of local materials typical of... View Article

Door closer’s fire credentials enhanced

Samuel Heath’s commitment to ensuring that its Powermatic controlled, concealed door closers provide the ultimate assurance in quality and performance has been further underlined with the successful completion of additional full-sized fire testing on both timber and steel fire doors... View Article

Freefoam launches luxury flooring

Freefoam Building Products are delighted to announce the launch of a Luxury Bamboo PVC Composite Flooring system, KlicKer Flooring. The newest generation of high quality resilient luxury vinyl flooring manufactured with three layers to create a solid long lasting 5.85mm... View Article

Freefoam expands scheduling capability

The last 12 months has been a very busy and productive year for Freefoam Building Products’ New Build Department. The number of new homes being built in the UK continues to grow, with reports showing a 55 per cent increase... View Article

Futurebuild – what’s in a name?

This week, a new trade show will open its doors in ExCel, London attracting UK and international visitors. Well it sounds like a new show, but Futurebuild as you no doubt know is the re-badged ‘Ecobuild.’ This was the name... View Article

Marley introduces new colour to popular Edgemere slate range

Following significant increase in demand for cost-effective alternatives to natural slate, Marley has further enhanced its slate offering by introducing a fourth colour to the popular Edgemere range. The new Anthracite colour has been developed to provide a closer aesthetic... View Article

ilux-ury for Tonbridge property

Aqualisa’s ilux and RiseTM smart shower ranges have been installed as part of a £2.1 million property refurbishment in Tonbridge, Kent. Town’s Bathroom Showroom, whose customers rely on expert advice when it comes to planning and selecting bathroom products, recommended... View Article

The NEW Mini Pocket Spirit Levels From Hultafors Tools

Now available in the UK with a modern design, clear-focus vials for levelling work in tight spaces. It’s always been Hultafors Tools’ vision to give professional tradesmen and women the best quality tools for optimal on-site performance. That’s why these... View Article

Seal the deal

Richard Osborne of LTP Ecoprotec looks at the options for sealing outdoor surfaces, and the benefits that each can bring to projects. When discussing the best sealer for a job, it’s generally assumed that it’s for use indoors – for... View Article

Austrian summer school shares pioneering approach at Futurebuild

Visitors to Futurebuild can learn about the unique attributes of the Green.Building.Solutions. summer university, which has become a magnet for architects and building professionals who want to understand how to put the environment first in their careers. Representatives from OeAD-Housing... View Article