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Latest Issue : Aug/Sept 2022

The August/September issue of Housebuilder & Developer includes our regular ‘product round-ups’ which, as always, showcase the latest exciting and innovative products available.

Features in this issue include:

  • Shoring up Folkestone
    Over 80 homes are being constructed on a brownfield site on Folkestone’s seafront. See page 28…
  • Hastings Rocks
    A new site in Hastings introduces mixed-use offerings behind a retained facade. See page 34…
  • Doors & Window Supplement: Super solar
    Solar control products are playing a vital role in maintaining the comfort of homeowners, says Paul Higgins of TuffX. See page 51…
  • Heating, Ventilation & Services: Change to the decentralised line
    Richard Poole of Siegenia looks at how decentralised systems can offer an important way around trickle vents. See page 67…
  • Heating, Ventilation & Services: Local solutions for low-carbon heating 
    Steve Richmond from Rehau Building Solutions looks at the key considerations when commissioning a district heating network. See page 69…
  • Insulation: The race for space
    Kevin Gamble of Saint-Gobain Weber explains how steel frame construction with external wall insulation (EWI) can help to increase thermal efficiency and internal areas. See page 73…
  • Interiors: Steps towards safety
    Kevin Underwood of the British Woodworking Federation (BWF) discusses the key components for the construction of safe staircases, and the regulatory background. See page 77…
  • Structural Elements: Masonry’s role on the road to net zero
    Miles Hogg of Lignacite explores how concrete masonry has evolved to meet the demands of the 2050 net zero deadline. See page 81…

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