Benefits of Carpet within Education

Creating an environment that is stimulating, inspiring and welcoming is essential for schools and flooring is an important element to consider. Good design can positively effect student learning and boarding environment as well as teacher satisfaction and there are many... View Article


A range of stainless steel components designed to help create stunning handrails or balustrades in all types of applications. With no welding, just cut, screw and glue, it couldn’t be simpler. Available in stainless steel Grade 304 and 316 and designed... View Article

Brexit election must address housing crisis, says FMB

The urgent need to build more homes for everyone should be a key priority for all the political parties during the General Election campaign, says the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). The FMB is calling on all the political parties... View Article

The impact of tiling on health and well-being

Kerakoll takes a look at the impact of tiling on the health and well-being of tilers and building occupants, and how this is being improved by product research and development. The World Health Organisation Guidelines for Indoor Air Quality (2014) state... View Article

What’s driving washroom design?

Neil Jeffery of Franke Water Systems takes a look at some of the key trends in commercial washrooms, from product design and materials to sustainability, saying that designers need to take a holistic approach to create spaces that stand the... View Article

Waterloo announces new Sales Director

Leading UK air distribution manufacturer Waterloo Air Products has announced the promotion of Andy Wardle to the position of Sales Director, with a seat on the Company Board. Over its 100-year history, UK manufacturer Waterloo has earned a reputation as... View Article

Mosaic “Cowch” raises £3600 for Charity

A mosaic decorated life-sized Highland cow bench has raised £3,600 for the Scottish Charity Air Ambulance. “Sweetie Annie” – designed by mosaic artist Katy Galbraith – was part of a Highland Cow art trail in the Perthshire town of Crieff.... View Article

Retire with Style

The ground floor of an up-market McCarthy and Stone retirement village has been cleverly divided using a Stylefold 120 manual folding wall, allowing staff to quickly adapt the room to create a wellness area and dining facility, or a large... View Article

Kennaway Estate granted planning consent

Waugh Thistleton Architects’ design for the Kennaway Estate was approved on Wednesday 6 November when councillors for the London Borough of Hackney voted in favour of Southern Housing Group’s proposal to regenerate the estate. The scheme will deliver 61 new homes, enhance... View Article

A unique event for a diverse sector

With a new home for 2019 at the ExCel in east London, Homes UK will give the UK’s residential property sector the opportunity to connect, learn and do business over an action-packed two days this month HOMES UK is claimed... View Article

Security and insulation with Garador’s front doors

Garador’s FrontGuard front doors have been precision engineered for exceptional security and thermal insulation. The FrontGuard door collection comes in three stylish ranges:  Modern, Classic and Contemporary. All of which are filled with 46mm dense polyurethane foam and have thermal... View Article

The NEW – sewer free, water free – eco toilet!

The Cinderella Incinerator Eco Toilet from Pump Technology is elegant, clean and odour free! It fits perfectly into any off-grid bathroom and looks remarkably like a domestic unit. The only difference is that it doesn’t need water or any connection... View Article