Plaswood raised beds – for the sustainable gardener

The latest product range from Plaswood has been designed with the sustainable gardener in mind. Made in the UK from 100% recycled plastic, Plaswood raised beds and planters provide year-round vegetable or flower space that require no maintenance painting or... View Article

Local partnership pays dividends

When it comes to keeping services in their local economy Bristol City Council (BCC) are right on the money. With a comprehensive housing stock and many, many residents relying on lifts to access their homes every day, BCC needs a... View Article

Freefoam help Key Partnership Homes reduce wastage

With statistics regularly quoted about the amount of waste we are all sending to landfill, businesses are looking to play their part in reducing waste and operating more efficiently. The housebuilding industry are working to meet these challenges throughout the... View Article

JACKOBOARD® provides the ideal preparation for tiling

Manufactured with an extruded polystyrene foam core and a special coating on both sides, JACKOBOARD® construction boards form an ideal base for tiling. The surfaces of the JACKOBOARD® system provide an extremely strong bond and can be used on virtually... View Article

How to transform your fireplace this autumn

By Niall Deiraniya, general manager DRU Fires UK. Consumers are looking for ways to transform their existing fireplaces. And if they live in homes where there is no chimney, they are seeking solutions to create new fireplaces. The passion for... View Article

Anthracite grey: trendy gutter from Marley by popular demand

With a velvety warmth and subtle hint of luxury, the anthracite grey shade has taken the construction industry by storm. Rainwater systems from Marley Plumbing and Drainage in the popular anthracite grey now perfectly match Pantone colour 7016, allowing specifiers to create... View Article

Audiophile CPs Make Great Sound Discreet

The CP-IW260X and CP-IW460X In-Wall designs have overcome the challenges of scale to deliver the natural, full range audio energy you would expect from a free-standing high-end box. In a leap of engineering ingenuity, we’ve distilled the know-how driving our... View Article

Imperial introduces first dual-faced brick

Imperial Bricks, the leading supplier of traditional handmade, pressed, waterstruck and wirecut bricks, has introduced a new range of Pre-War Common bricks with a difference. Unique to the UK and available from Imperial Bricks, the bricks are ‘dual-faced’, with one... View Article

Major London Project Embraces RCM’s Y-wall

RCM are currently supplying a regeneration development in Canning Town, London with 100,000 sqm of their A1 non-combustible BBA certified fibre cement building board.  The project is one of RCM’s largest Y-wall orders to-date.  The Brunel Street Works is a... View Article

Lucky Cat by Gordon Ramsay

Lucky Cat opens inside Gordon Ramsay’s former restaurant Maze in Grosvenor Square, marking the end of 14 years in business. This is Gordon Ramsay’s first new restaurant in 5 years, and what a spectacular one it is. Bluecrow had the pleasure... View Article

Safe and secure windows with heritage appeal

A high specification security window that also respects the external appearance of heritage and historic buildings has been launched by Crittall Fendor. The SwingVent Heritage window acknowledges the fact that many NHS and private healthcare providers occupy buildings that were... View Article

Sustainable Design

Floor covering specification within complex and busy health & care establishments, will depend upon the function of the area, traffic levels and adherence to stringent performance, quality and hygiene requirements.  Manufacturing a full range of high quality, resilient floor coverings,... View Article

Salone’s Top 15 Trends

INVISTA Antron® carpet fibre has revealed the top 15 trends and colours of the year; presenting inspiration from its discoveries at Milan’s famed Salone del Mobile.Milano and Fuorisalone design events. In ‘Top15 Trends & Colors 2019’, now available for download... View Article