The Mighty Mini Wrecking Bar

From Hultafors Tools – the Award-winning Hand Tools manufacturer. This Wrecking Bar is only 7.5” long but is a really handy workmate on site – ideal for getting awkward jobs done in tight corners on site. Manufactured from high quality... View Article

Great Lighting from Define Lighting

Define Lighting Ltd is a company which we are recognised for supplying great interior and exterior lighting. We have an extensive lighting collection for commercial and residential interiors. With over 14 Years Experience in the lighting industry we have a... View Article

Dural UK Ltd, linear shower drainage systems

The Dural linear shower drainage system range includes the TI-LINE and the ultra flat BASIC-LINE. The TI-LINE is installed right alongside the wall for a flush, floor-level shower. This means that there are no details to spoil the overall impression... View Article

HBXL helps builders comply as HSE crackdown targets refurb

Builders involved in refurbishment work are being advised to make sure their paperwork is up-to-date or face risking an untimely fine from Health & Safety Executive (HSE). The warning comes from HBXL, the building software specialist company, on the back... View Article

Securikey launches entry level Euro Grade safe solution

The new Euro Grade 0 high quality cash safe range extends Securikey’s impressive portfolio of physical security products, offering an aesthetically pleasing yet robust security option for small businesses and homes. The Euro Grade 0 is the entry level option... View Article

Duraplas’ stairway to lasting colour at Alton Towers Waterpark

A Technicolour stairway using Centriforce’s Duraplas® recycled plastic profiles has delivered a dream solution for managers at the Alton Towers Resort Waterpark in the Splash Landings Hotel. Maintaining colourful and appealing surroundings for visitors to the fun complex of pools,... View Article

Uniform sets up UK company for composite windows

Following some 25 years of successful business in Italy and mainland Europe, the composite window specialist Uniform has set up a UK subsidiary Uniform Architectural Ltd in Bristol. Directors Chris Dixon, Adrian Youd and Matteo Giaretta all have long experience... View Article

New guidance on U-value calculations for roofs

Roof insulation manufacturer Dow Building Solutions has released a new guide on making U-value calculations for inverted flat roofs. Authored by Dr Steve Johnson, Technical Manager for the STYROFOAM and XENERGY extruded polystyrene producer, the paper outlines key considerations to... View Article

UK real-life kitchen study findings announced

Do you know how often you open your cutlery drawer every year? …Or how often you will open it over a period of twenty years? If you’ve never thought to keep count, then you don’t have to. Experts at the... View Article

New Gerflor product book identifies future-proof floors

International vinyl and linoleum flooring specialist Gerflor is launching a new guide to its best-selling ranges to help architects, specifiers, end users and contractors pinpoint the right product for their project building needs. Valid until the end of 2014, the... View Article

Dishwashing is black or white

Amica has added a new range of freestanding dishwashers to its line-up of feature-rich home appliances. As Poland’s leading home appliance manufacturer and one of Europe’s fastest growing, Amica is rapidly increasing its business here in the UK; building on... View Article

Taking care of your chimney liner

The latest in the series of technical tips from the experts at Specflue focuses on the traditional and important theme of the “safe and sound” maintenance of chimney liners and for easy reading is set out as a succinct set... View Article

Hunter Douglas shutter systems helps scheme buck the trend

The striking Ixia development in London’s Shoreditch has bucked a sales trend by proving an instant hit with buyers, thanks to the scheme’s innovative design and in part to the bespoke Hunter Douglas shutter system. Whilst the London property market... View Article

Adopting a new approach for foul & surface water sewers

New legislation scheduled for later this year will demand a new approach from house builders, ground workers and contractors when it comes to the design, planning and installation of foul water & surface water sewer systems. Terry Hill, Technical Support... View Article