Construction sector leads jobs market growth

The jobs market has seen continued growth, with recovery being led by the construction and property sector, according to a report published today (5th August 2013). The latest Reed Job Index, which is compiled using data from around 150,000 vacancies... View Article

Thinner’s a winner in worktops

Agglomerate is the fancy-sounding name Granite Transformations applies to its kitchen worktop and bathroom surfaces. It’s beautiful, tough, durable and much thinner than other materials like granite, marble, engineered stone or solid synthetics, but equals or exceeds them in technical... View Article

Open grille decking adds metallic sheen

Neaco’s Techdek aluminium open grille system has been specified to add metallic style to a rooftop terrace which is one of the key features at Roswell Court, McCarthy & Stone’s luxury development of 52 one and two bedroom Assisted Living... View Article

Metal Technology improves the view at Mottram Street

Metal Technology has supplied over £2million (installed value) of their System 5-20Hi+ (high insulation) Tilt and Turn windows to Stockport Homes’ recently completed, £24million refurbishment scheme at Mottram St in Stockport – a project which has been a catalyst for... View Article

Broadway Malyan acquires leading Chile-based architecture practive

Global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan has acquired Antonio Prado Arquitectura Comercial, an 11-strong architecture and interior design practice based in Santiago, Chile. Since 2010, the two practices have collaborated on projects in Chile, primarily drawing on the... View Article

Bliss bathroom basin taps from Abode

The new Bliss range from Abode has been created especially for the UK market and forms part of a new collection of bathroom products which have a strong, yet versatile design. There are several basin tap options available which makes... View Article

Winn & Coales International celebrate 130th anniversary in 2013

Specialist anti-corrosion, sealing and waterproofing products manufacturer Winn & Coales International Ltd are celebrating their 130th Anniversary this year. The company is well known for its brands which include Denso, SeaShield, Archco-Rigidon, Protal, Densostrip, Premseal and Sylglas. These products have... View Article

Ultra-Modern homes to be built at affordable prices

Plans to construct ten state-of-the-art ‘Rational Houses’ on the Spring Vale Estate were approved lon Wednesday, July 31 by Hammersmith & Fulham (H&F) Council’s planning applications committee. Tipped to be the blueprint for modern house construction in London, the homes... View Article

ISG secures £9.1million cheapside office scheme

ISG has been awarded a £9.1million project by Amsprop Investments, Lord Alan Sugar’s property development company, to transform an existing nine-storey office building overlooking St Paul’s Cathedral into high specification, contemporary office and retail space. Originally constructed as commercial office... View Article

Three is the magic number for Beko in refrigeration

Beko, is once again spearheading category innovation with the launch of its new three door fridge freezer model, extending its flexible ‘multizone’ technology into the 60cm category. In addition to being a standard fridge freezer, the middle door on the... View Article