The view from the chair on Brexit

With the London Homebuilding & Renovating Show taking place this month, the chair of NaCSBA and show spokesperson Michael Holmes comments on how Brexit is likely to impact the self-build sector What should self-builders who are mid-project do following the... View Article

Shortlist of Britain’s best homes is revealed

The shortlist for the British Homes Awards – which will be announced on 14 October at The London Marriott – has been revealed. The shortlisted projects are arranged in a wide range of categories which include One-Off House or Extension,... View Article

New industry show returns to Build on its success

Following last year’s success, the UK’s construction community will reconvene to network, learn and do deals at the second Build Show this October, which forms part of UK Construction Week at the NEC in Birmingham. Building on the success of... View Article

Nine shows under one roof

UK Construction Week returns to the NEC in October, hosting more than 24,000 trade visitors and 650 exhibitors to provide the one-stop shop for the industry. UK Construction Week is back, following its successful launch in 2015. Bringing together nine shows... View Article

Designs of the Year nominees unveiled

The London Design Museum’s annual exhibition and awards celebrating the world’s best designs returns for its ninth instalment. The awards, sponsored by Beazley, feature a range of nominees across six categories: Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Graphics, Product and Transport. This year’s... View Article

Entries coming to a close for the Solent Design Awards

Businesses and local authorities across Hampshire have just one week left to put their show-stopping building projects forward for a prestigious award. Entries for the biennial Solent Design Awards close on September 2 those behind the biennial event are on... View Article

Essex Architecture Weekend ‘The Modernist County’

Radical Essex is presenting a weekend-long programme of events to celebrate the county’s pioneering role in twentieth century architecture. The two-day festival will provide unique access to three key sites – the Bata Estate in East Tilbury, Frinton-on-Sea and Silver End village... View Article

100% Design announces features and installations for 2016

100% Design, the UK’s largest design trade show, today 25 August announces its line-up of specially commissioned installations and features, reflecting both conceptually and physically this year’s theme of ‘experience’. Each installation will play on the senses to map a... View Article

See it first at the Timber Expo

With the most important event in the timber industry’s calendar just around the corner, some of the sectors biggest brands have released details of exciting new product launches at Timber Expo in October. Among those launching new products is Owatrol.... View Article

Clear Architects shortlisted for the Structural Timber Awards

Loughton-based Clear Architects has been shortlisted for the Structural Timber Awards in the ‘Best New Build’ category for its residential project 40 Hill Road in Theydon Bois, Essex. Clear Architects, a RIBA-chartered practice based on the Essex borders, transformed a... View Article

SoilsCon 2016 – Soil use and management

Following the success last October of the inaugural soils conference organised by soil scientist and landscape consultant Tim O’Hare, SoilsCon 2016 on Wednesday, 5 October, will provide landscape architects, housebuilders, developers, engineers and landscape contractors with practical knowledge, ideas and solutions... View Article