Improving accessible homes with platform lifts

Sean O’Sullivan of The Platform Lift Company highlights the main considerations when specifying a platform lift and what can be achieved in terms of design, installation and ongoing maintenance When you read about the shortage of accessible homes and the... View Article

Protect your investment

HRV Group explains to landlords how vital it is that ventilation systems are serviced regularly The summer was good, glorious in fact. So glorious that we should accept the winter that is coming right? Whatever the autumn and winter season... View Article

Acoustic vinyl flooring solutions for housing

Kenny Miller of Gerflor argues that vinyl flooring is the right acoustic solution for the housing sector Unwanted sound can have a detrimental effect on people’s health and well-being especially when living where constant nuisance noise can be acute. In... View Article

Panasonic Hybrid VRF wins HVR Award

Panasonic are delighted to be titled the Commercial/Industrial Heating Product of the Year winners at the recent HVR Awards with their Hybrid VRF solution, in addition to receiving the Highly Commended Award for nanoe™ X in the Commercial Air Conditioning Product of the... View Article

CTD Architectural Tiles supplies bespoke designs to Nando’s Sydenham

Known for its unique style, vibrant interiors and eye-catching patterns, supplying tiles to Nando’s Sydenham required particular attention to detail from the CTD Architectural Tiles specification team. Working closely with the architects and contractors, CTD Architectural delivered a bespoke fabricated... View Article

Helifix helps preserve historic Titanic dock pump house

Helifix non-disruptive and concealed masonry repair systems have been installed on the large pump house adjacent to the historic 850 feet long Thompson Graving Dock in Belfast, where Titanic and its sister ship Olympia were both fitted out. Opened in... View Article

OPTIM-R supports organic growth of Garden Museum

The Kingspan OPTIM-R Roofing System has provided a slim, lightweight and highly thermally efficient solution for the Phase II extension of the prestigious Garden Museum in London. Situated within the deconsecrated St Mary’s-at-Lambeth, the Garden Museum is the only museum... View Article

Bespoke hardware lifts iconic tower

Samuel Heath has designed and manufactured a suite of bespoke door fittings for the redevelopment of the iconic Centre Point Tower in London. Working closely with architects Conran and Partners, Samuel Heath created a collection of co-ordinating hardware for use... View Article

Aico alarm interface used in high risk fire safety systems

Fire safety start-up company Lite4Life has adopted Aico’s unique Ei414 Fire / Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm Interface into its Multiwatch tower block fire safety system and AlightforLife Directional Way Finder Safety Light.  The Ei414 is being used to alert these systems in the event of an activation from Aico Fire... View Article

Challenging project shows Shelforce capabilities

When Birmingham City Council needed a company to design, supply and install energy efficient windows and doors for the refurbishment of seven high rise tower blocks they knew who to turn to for help. Shelforce have been providing high-quality products... View Article

A modern finish from Flowcrete UK for Menai Science Park

Flowcrete UK provide Menai Science Park with visually striking and stylised flooring solutions. Peran Comfort and Rustik Natural Stone used to create a clean, modern aesthetic that matched the site’s design scheme. The materials robust, easy to maintain properties make... View Article

Flowcrete UK achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

ISO 9001:2015 accreditation proves that a company is operating at the highest standard. This certification highlights Flowcrete UK’s commitment to providing the best products and services possible. The resin flooring manufacturer Flowcrete UK has successfully achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification for the quality... View Article

Tobermore bring first easy to clean paving to the UK

Tobermore’s Mayfair granite paving range is now available with EasyClean – integrated stain resistant technology that repels and protects against dirt and stains, the first of its kind in the UK market. Tobermore’s EasyClean is a new concept for the... View Article

EnviroVent releases new Atmos ventilation range

EnviroVent, one of the UK’s leading ventilation manufacturers, has revolutionised its Positive Input Ventilation (PIV) range and added a whole collection of new features and functionality to make it even more appealing for homeowners, self-builders, social housing providers and private... View Article