Glass alignment made simple with CRL Spig-Lite Pro

With the trend for minimalistic architecture going strong, many designs involve a frameless glass balustrade system that doesn’t require a handrail to meet the legal loading requirements, and that is easy to adjust. To help achieve this, architectural hardware specialist... View Article

DML Expanded Metal Lathing – Hits 100,000 Sheets a year!

This summer, construction connector manufacturer Simpson Strong-Tie is celebrating the production of its one hundred thousandth ‘ DML’ Expanded Metal Lathing sheet. The UK’s most versatile, reinforcement mesh option, available in a sheet size of 2400 x 700 x 0.40.... View Article

Concealment enhances high-rise fire safety

British designed and manufactured, Powermatic controlled, concealed door closers are gaining increasing popularity for use on fire doors in high-rise flats, apartments and HMOs. The door closers carry the CE mark and have been independently tested and proved to meet... View Article

Fencemate Durapost® offers an elegant and strong alternative

An industry first, Birkdale’s FENCEMATE DuraPost® is an innovative galvanised steel fence post system that provides a durable, lightweight and wind-resistant alternative to wooden or concrete fence posts. Due to its makeup of cold-rolled galvanised steel, DuraPost® is capable of... View Article

Dakea launches new flat roof windows

Dakea has expanded its range of roof windows and skylights with the addition of both fixed and openable windows for flat roofs. The simple to install windows feature a durable aluminium exterior, toughened external pane and laminated interior panes for... View Article

Schöck capability at major North London development

The former site of the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), on The Ridgeway at Mill Hill, in North London, is being redeveloped by Barratt London as a major residential development known as Ridgeway Views.    The NIMR building, with... View Article

Basildon estate customised with Kingspan Kooltherm

A new build estate of bespoke modular houses, under construction as part of one of the UK’s most ambitious regeneration programmes, is benefitting from the outstanding thermal performance of Kingspan Kooltherm K110 Plus Soffit Board. The Beechwood West estate forms... View Article

TeknosPro for professional paints

National Painting and Decorating Show, Ricoh Arena, Coventry, 26 – 27 November 2019. Stand 23. TeknosPro will once again display and demonstrate their portfolios of innovative and high-tech quality paints at the National Painting & Decorating Show 2019. The ranges have been developed for specifiers... View Article

Strength and style with SILGRANIT® from BLANCO UK

Designed to meet the demand for strong, sturdy and stunning sinks, BLANCO’s SILGRANIT® PuraDur® portfolio boasts contemporary trendy styles which are made to last. Made of up to 80 per cent granite, SILGRANIT® PuraDur® is incredibly strong. The engineered stone-like... View Article

Flexconsole Plus gets rave reviews

One of Flamco’s ‘hidden secret’ products is receiving accolades from installers up and down the country. The Flexconsole Plus contains a mounting bracket for an expansion vessel, a Flexvent auto air vent, a Prescor pressure relief valve and a pressure... View Article

Easy Stair – site staircase

Easy Stair is a temporary site staircase which is now extremely popular and in widespread use across the UK housebuilding industry. Easy Stair increases productivity by allowing SAFE, FAST access to upper floors from the very earliest stages of construction,... View Article

Fully tanked, one-step solution that lasts decades

When choosing tileable construction elements, common sense dictates to look for products that provide protection against mould and fungus, offer 100 per cent watertightness, thermal insulation as well as decoupling and at the same time are also ready-to-tile. Such products... View Article

Neaco balconies add value to luxury apartment development

A development of luxury retirement properties in Swanland, near Hull, has utilised Neaco’s design and manufacturing expertise for an extensive specification of glass balconies. Designed by Loroc Architects, Stapleton Court is a collection of spacious one and two-bedroom apartments from... View Article

Red carpet resin bound theatre entrance

Clearstone lays fun bold walkway for refurbished Troubador Wembley Park Theatre. The venue best known for live televised shows including The X Factor now features a flexible performance space, bar, restaurant and open-air terrace. The old floor of tarmac and... View Article

Accessible, adaptable bathrooms

As the Government is urged to make accessible, adaptable housing mandatory within Local Plans, public and private sector housing developers are being offered a simple way to achieve it. Leading social provider Habinteg is lobbying the Government to ensure more... View Article