The impact of good acoustics

LISTEN HERE 🔊 Light, air, acoustics and spatial organisation are well recognised as essential elements when designers work on medical and healing facilities. This is because they have an impact on the treatment of body and mind. Now a wealth... View Article

Strata Tiles unveils a streamlined experience

Strata Tiles has launched a new website to provide a more streamlined user experience. As a technical tile specialist, Strata Tiles is one of the UK’s market leaders in innovative porcelain, composite and natural stone tiles for a wide variety... View Article

University of Birmingham School of Engineering

Engineering innovators of the future will be studying in comfort and style at the University of Birmingham’s brand new £46.5m School of Engineering building, thanks to Waterloo’s innovative air distribution products. Waterloo’s Thermally Actuated and Fixed Blade Swirl Diffusers, Louvre... View Article

Knightsbridge piles up lighting ideas with new brick light

From the purely functional to more creative applications, the new BL5 brick light from Knightsbridge – one of the UK’s leading brands of wiring devices, accessories and lighting – offers a multitude of lighting solutions for outdoor walls. The IP65-rated, surface... View Article

H+H UK announces Group Sustainability Strategy

LISTEN HERE 🔊 H+H UK Ltd has declared its participation in the H+H Group sustainability strategy, committing the company to achieving net zero emissions by 2050. The sustainability strategy published by the Danish parent company of H+H UK Ltd comprises... View Article

Perla Windows joins Steel Window Association

London-based Perla Windows has joined the Steel Window Association (SWA). Perla Windows is one of the UK’s most prestigious suppliers and installers of steel and aluminium fenestration systems for interior and exterior windows, doors and façades. The company operates in the UK and Europe... View Article

Sika announces launch of new Online Knowledge Centre

Global building product manufacturer, Sika, has launched an eLearning platform, the Knowledge Centre, allowing construction specialists to expand their skills and keep up to date on the very latest developments, innovations and regulatory requirements relating to a wide range of construction materials,... View Article

Aico recognised in The Parliamentary Review

Aico has been recognised as a best practice representative for the upcoming 2021 edition of The Parliamentary Review; an independent publication which looks at how key British organisations are responding to different political and economic challenges. The publication is apolitical... View Article

New Award-Winning Brochure Library for VitrA

Oxfordshire based VitrA Bathrooms has published a new library of award-winning stylish print brochures. For both their Bathroom Collection and their Designer Collection, the company has produced one brochure with the end-user, the bathroom-purchaser in mind, and another brochure which... View Article

Hidden benefits

Using basements to maximise space without expanding a building’s footprint is increasingly popular, but keeping groundwater out can be difficult, and remediation costly. James Berry of the Property Care Association looks at the options Although hidden away, structural waterproofing can... View Article

Poolside wellness

Steve Nelson of Certikin dives into one of the most crucial aspects of pool design that architects need to get right to make sure the environment is ideal for clients – the plant room If you were planning on purchasing... View Article