Crittall windows for iconic London tower

Crittall Windows has been selected to manufacture and install replacement steel fenestration for one of London’s most iconic high-rise residential blocks. Trellick Tower remains a major symbol of the Brutalist architectural style of the 1970s. With its distinctive separate lift... View Article

Award-winning plaster facades in Europe

The Jury of ECOLA Award 2019 has awarded four First Prizes under the chairmanship of Manuelle Gautrand (Manuelle Gautrand Architecture, FR-Paris) on 17 May 2019 in Stühlingen. Prizes in the category New Buildings went to Aires Mateus Architects from Lissabon... View Article

All of a Twitter over Environmental Recognition

A unique design of ventilation grille from Gilberts Blackpool has helped Twitter achieve its first platinum level LEED (leadership in energy & environmental design) award in the world. The social media brand’s European, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) headquarters in... View Article

Be right at home with Grundfos

At Grundfos, we are proud of our reputation for supplying many of the homes in the UK with dependable heating circulators. However, there is much more to Grundfos than this, and today, we can offer a surprisingly large and sophisticated product... View Article

New homes in Hull regeneration area

Hull City Council has partnered with Keepmoat Homes as part of its regeneration project in the city’s Hawthorn Avenue area, building new homes for sale and social rent. Named after Hull’s famous aviator, the Amy Johnson development by Keepmoat Homes... View Article

Happy D.2 Plus

Happy D.2 Plus is a new and exciting Duravit collaboration with sieger design. Inspired by the archetypal open oval format of the original Happy D design classic, the new series introduces light and dark colour variants and includes; bath tubs,... View Article

Neolith’s Calacatta C01 specified for Italian cookery school

Hygienic and hypo-allergenic surfacing materials have recently become key concerns for kitchen designers, spurred on by an increasing awareness of allergies. Earlier this year, Neolith’s Calacatta C01 pattern in silk finish was specified for an Italian cookery school which seeks... View Article

Accessible housing – what people want

An informal survey is highlighting that accessible housing is easy for developers to build, without adding any significant cost. The survey reinforces findings from other recent reports, and growing calls for the Building Regulations Approved Document M Part 2 to... View Article