Draks answers call for luxurious leather in wardrobe doors

Renowned for innovative wardrobe and room divider solutions, Draks has introduced the ultimate in leather-effect doors in answer to demand from housebuilders, boutique hotels and discerning homeowners. Made in Draks’ manufacturing plant in Oxfordshire, the new Woodstock leather-effect door is... View Article

Ellis Furniture launches Hydra Chocolate Grey

As part of this season’s launch of new bathroom products from leading manufacturer Ellis Furniture, the popular Hydra range has welcomed the addition of two new door finishes: Chocolate Grey and Cirrus, both of which offer a warm and welcoming... View Article

Apollo Fire Detectors launches new EN54-11 approved Manual Call Points

Apollo’s new, extensive collection of EN54-11:2001 compliant Manual Call Points has been designed and manufactured exclusively in-house by the company’s team of industry-leading experts, engineers and technicians. Currently available in XP95, Discovery and Waterproof variants, the new call points feature... View Article

Tubosider recruits David Kyle for Scotland and NE

David Kyle is the new Scotland and north-east England area manager for Tubosider UK, the construction industry’s no.1 supplier of steel-formed water management systems for attenuation, drainage, harvesting and recycling. At 41, David joins Tubosider with years of experience in... View Article

Oscar Elite acoustic plaster selected for Grand Designs

Oscar Acoustics’ new super smooth Oscar Elite acoustic plaster was selected by Audrey Lovelock for her Grand Designs project in Holland Park to control echo within the main double height kitchen and dining area. Audrey, having selected hard minimal surfaces... View Article

EWI system provides assured thermal performance

Knauf Marmorit’s Warm Wall Energy is an external wall insulation system that incorporates an innovative tongued and grooved expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulant that not only makes it simple to apply but also provides assured thermal performance by eliminating the risk... View Article

SWA member tackles Town Hall refurbishment

More than 150 old style steel windows have been replaced around the elevations to the Bethnal Green Town Hall in London’s East End by a member of the Steel Window Association, vastly improving the thermal performance as well as the... View Article

Lend Lease wins £13million headquarter job for BMW

Lend Lease, the integrated property and infrastructure group, has won another high-profile contract – the British headquarters for BMW in Farnborough. Lend Lease has been appointed as project manager, cost manager and CDM coordinator for the fit-out of the new... View Article

Trent & Dove Housing shortlisted for excellence award

Burton’s largest social housing provider, Trent & Dove Housing, is in the running for a prestigious regional award for excellence. Together with Glaxo Smith Kline, Bradford University and Northumbrian Water, Trent & Dove has just been announced as a finalist... View Article