How do West Fraser products fit into MMC schemes?

What is MMC and does it account for a significant proportion of building activity? The phrase ‘Modern Methods of Construction’ has been with us for three decades now, though you could trace the building methodology back to the early examples... View Article

The elephant in the roof

Paul Trace from Stella Rooflight discusses the practicalities involved in specifying large conservation rooflights We often see grand plans with expansive areas of roof glazing, as architects continue to seek innovative ways in which to exploit natural daylight. As much... View Article

Sustainability-focused Mapei’s EPD’s total over 500

In-line with its commitment to sustainable construction, Mapei now has EPD (Environmental Product Declaration) certification for over 500 products throughout its range – spanning adhesives, admixtures, coatings, floor preparation products, grouts and surface care products. The certification reflects Mapei’s commitment... View Article

Keller Kitchens introduces bio-based kitchen

Keller has delivered a first for the kitchen market; a bio-based kitchen. enduura® is exceptional because the material used is not readily available in the market. By bringing together complementary suppliers, Keller has created a bio-based interior panel suitable for mass production, from... View Article

Designer Contracts’ Summer six spotlight

Designer Contracts, the UK’s largest flooring contractor, has announced six new Summer starters and promotions. Mathew Gregory, Matt Miles, Georgina Lee, Mark Johnston, Stephen Miles and Bradley Stone have all joined the company or been promoted within it to strengthen... View Article


Paul Trace from Stella Rooflight helps readers understanding the thermal performance (U-values) of rooflights and what to look out for in the specification process. One of the most important elements of modern building materials is thermal performance, which is measured... View Article

Infinity modular fibre-optic star ceiling

The Infinity modular fibre-optic star ceiling system by Starscape has been at the forefront of bespoke feature lighting in the Home Cinema since its release in 2012. Easy to fit magnetic rails coupled with the LightFlow™ optical connectors ensure installation... View Article

Senior Architectural Systems’ makes a major new appointment

Senior Architectural Systems, the UK’s largest privately owned manufacturer of aluminium windows, doors and curtain wall solutions, has appointed Mark Rossouw to the newly created role of major projects manager. A familiar face within the construction industry, Mark brings with... View Article

Haddonstone’s stonework stuns at new luxury private residence

“Working with our client on this beautiful private residence has been incredibly rewarding.  It was really important to meet our client’s vision by meticulously designing the highest-quality cast stonework that would help to transform this new-build project.  I’m delighted with... View Article