Schöck meets curved balcony challenge in Docklands

When the Royal Victoria Dock finally closed to commercial shipping during the 1980s, it resulted in widespread dereliction and unemployment in that part of East London. At the time it would have been totally inconceivable that just over a generation... View Article

Freefoam de-mystify the process behind the products

TV Shows and online videos about how everyday objects are made are incredibly popular and can be a powerful marketing tool for many manufacturing companies – with Lego clocking up over 6.5 million views on YouTube!   Freefoam Building Products are... View Article

Paint and maintenance-free GRP door canopies for every project

Canopies UK, leading supplier of GRP door and window canopies, offers one the largest ranges of high quality canopies around. The Lancashire-based company has supplied more than 30,000 canopies to the UK’s housebuilding sector, through housing associations, contractors, housebuilders and... View Article

Cement-effect tiles: the new polished concrete floor?

Recently, the colour grey has become increasingly popular in the design community, displaying on everything from furniture, wall decor, flooring and even the complete exterior of a building. Choosing the right material for your perfect shade of grey can often... View Article

Get creative with colour PVC panelling

Freefoam, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe, announce the launch of a brand new colour visualiser – an online tool to help choose colour options for... View Article

StormCrate is a runaway solution at housing development

For a new housing development in Coventry, surface water management was a key consideration to prevent any future flooding. As part of the design strategy for the site, Brett Martin’s lightweight and easy to install StormCrates have been used to... View Article

Festool to exhibit at W Exhibition 2018

Leading manufacturer of power tools, Festool, will be exhibiting at W Exhibition 2018, Joinery and Furniture Manufacturing Show, from 30th September to the 3rd October. Visitors to the NEC, Birmingham, will find the Festool team located at stand No.M610 and... View Article

CRL glass and glazing systems make Build Show debut

C. R. Laurence (CRL) will exhibit its leading range of glass doors and shower doors, architectural systems, and glass processing tools and accessories for the first time at the Build Show, as part of UK Construction Week 2018. The impressive... View Article

Stannah future-proofs new homes in the Garden of England

Stannah Lifts has supplied and installed (and will maintain) 38 lift products in Imperial Green, a high-specification development of 75, two-, three- and four-bedroom townhouses and apartments in Hythe, a peaceful, coastal market town on the fringe of Romney Marsh.... View Article

Charming Chevrons and Endless Woods from Itec Contract Floors

With authentic wood looks and impressive durability, Concept Woods vinyl flooring from Itec Contract Floors is a popular choice in commercial, health, education, leisure and accommodation projects looking for a floor to withstand intensive use. Now with introduction of A... View Article

Extra security with Garador’s SBD garage doors

Winter’s coming, so it’s reassuring to know your possessions are safe and secure in the garage when it is cold and dark outside.  Britain’s leading garage door manufacturer Garador is passionate about security and has developed a Secured by Design... View Article

PVCu windows with 20 years’ manufacturing excellence

Framexpress works with developers, architects, builders and installers to offer the perfect selection of PVCu windows, doors and conservatories for a full range of commercial and domestic projects. With 4-hour quotes and 48-hour delivery on all white PVCu windows, doors... View Article

SFS hinge technology raises the bar

A new approach to creating beautiful designer doors with an original colour aesthetic is now possible thanks to the new W-Tec 3D+ hinge by SFS. This ground-breaking hinge allows designers to rethink the visual impact of the hinge within the... View Article