STYROFOAM manufacturer offers Part L 2013 summary

STYROFOAM manufacturer Dow Building Solutions has released a new, independent publication summarising key changes to Part L of the Building Regulations, which come into force from April 6 2014. Authored by Huw Evans of JPA Technical Literature Ltd, the paper... View Article

A winning plan for the 2014 Budget

With days to go until the 2014 Budget, time is running out for Osborne to make a real difference. Naomi Heaton, CEO of London Central Portfolio, highlights a four point plan which could help the Conservatives get back in favour,... View Article

Tender prices expected to rise as optimism returns

Tender prices fell by 0.8% in Q3 2013 compared with Q2 2013, but rose by 6.3% compared with the same quarter in 2012, according to the UK construction Tender Price Index compiled by RICS’ Building Cost Information Service (BCIS). However,... View Article

Contour Showers is sole supply partner to HC-One

When HC-One approached Contour Showers over the sole supply of bathroom showering equipment and fittings to them, we embraced the opportunity to work with the third largest care provider in the UK. With over 200 care homes offering specialist care... View Article

Green report says London’s housing policy is failing Londoners

According to the London Green Party’s ‘Crumbs for Londoners’ report the city’s unsustainable housing policy is failing potential homeowners, who are being priced out of the capital’s overheating property market and into ‘the clutches of unscrupulous investor-owners’. The report calls... View Article

Are sales brochures worth the paper they are printed on?

Since internet property search portals and home search apps have become an essential part of the property pre qualification process, sustainable homebuilders have questioned the need to produce printed marketing brochures. As one of the country’s only CarbonNeutral marketing communication... View Article