Future proof your homes with a wetroom

Housebuilders can offer ultimate flexibility when it comes to bathroom design, by incorporating an effective wetroom drainage system into the build. Here, Howard Ball, Sales and Marketing Manager at CCL Wetrooms, looks at the immediate and longer terms benefits of... View Article

Safety + appearance = Dani Alu

Permanent edge protection does not need to compromise on appearance in order to conform to all current standards. The Barrial guard rail system from dani alu is no exception. Offering total, permanent edge protection solutions, but with an architectural edge.... View Article

Tengbom designs Kitchen & Table restaurant

Tengbom’s interior design studio is the architect team behind Marcus Samuelsson’s new Kitchen & Table restaurant at Clarion Hotel Amaranten in Stockholm. The restaurant will open to the public this Friday, 16 May. Hotel Amaranten is currently undergoing extensive renovation... View Article

National Skills Academy poised for increased Green Deal demand

The National Skills Academy for Environmental Technologies ‘Green Deal ready’ providers now stands at 50, delivering a national network of training offering courses tailored to the needs of individual candidates. With interest in the Green Deal likely to take-off following... View Article

Boost for West Country construction sector

Construction jobs across the West Country are back in demand following the six-year recession, according to one of the region’s largest employment agencies in the sector. Berry Recruitment, based in Falmouth, Cornwall, has seen the number of jobs in the... View Article

Milan plants a new forest in the sky

Designed by Boeri Studio and developed by Hines, this vertical forest in the heart of one of the Europe´s most polluted cities will include two residential towers of 110m and 76m high. Altogether, 900 trees measuring between 3m and 6m... View Article

Premscan Thermographic Infrared Roof Surveys

If you had a defective flat roof what would be your preferred method of dealing with it? Would you strip it or overlay it? Premscan should be your first port of call.  Not only will it allow you to see... View Article

Landy Vent UK completes formal EU testing

Landy Vent UK Ltd completed formal EU testing for their Ecco Stove models EC678 and EC730 which achieved ground breaking efficiency; carbon to atmosphere and particulates to atmosphere achieving up to 88% efficiency and CO of .07 when the proposed... View Article

SPARK Architects delivers planning consent for The Department

The Victoria scheme is SPARK’s first major central London development since setting up its London studio in 2012. SPARK has secured planning consent for a major mixed-use redevelopment in London, opposite Victoria Station. The development will transform a vacant building managed by... View Article

Dusty academics to DIY experts

Dusty academics don’t have a reputation for DIY expertise – however, that was turned on its head when leading archaeologist bought his wife to be a ruined medieval castle as a romantic marriage gift. The work to restore the castle... View Article