Export boost for Thermaset

Export orders from Norway and Spain have boosted business for Tamworth based Thermaset Limited, one of the UK’s best known companies for the formulation and manufacture of powder coatings. Hot on the heels of an announcement of plans to invest... View Article

Stunning towel rails

Stelrad has a range of stunning towel rails for classy bathrooms. The range is typified by the Caliente towel rail. Caliente is Spanish for heat and that’s why this is one hot, heated towel rail which heats the bathroom as... View Article

Fitting a Gemstone Worktop?

You will need the brand new Trend Polycrystalline Diamond Tipped router cutter that has been specially designed for routing Gemstone worktops. Did you know that Gemstone is made of 85% recycled material including glass and shell? The solid upper surface... View Article

New quality wood burners from Eurostove

True to their policy of introducing only the best quality and highest performance wood burning stoves to the UK market, Eurostove can now offer the Fogo Montanha steel constructed stoves from Portugal. The initial introduction comprises 6 stand alone and... View Article

NVELOPE clads BREEAM excellent office

NVELOPE, the rainscreen cladding specialist has supplied its NV1 system to a recently built BREEAM Excellent rated office in Aberdeen. The vertical cladding support system has been applied to the five storey bespoke building, supporting approximately 3000 square metres of... View Article

Grand Design cliff hanger for Kingspan

Situated just metres from a crumbling cliff face; Cefn Castell is definitely not your average three bedroom house but for owners Kay and Rob Hodgson, the spectacular location was everything they’d been looking for. The stunning property has been featured... View Article

Window specialists have solution to sticky problem

The owner of a 1901 stone terrace house can now remove and repaint her windows herself thanks to a successful renovation project by timber sash window specialists Ventrolla. Harrogate resident Jan Warhurst was fed up that every time she got... View Article

Ancon launches ‘Acoustic Range’ at Ecobuild 2015

ANCON, specialist in the design and manufacture of high integrity steel structural fixings, will introduce its new Acoustic range of cavity wall ties and shear load dowels at the UK’s leading sustainable construction event, Ecobuild 2015. Having tackled various causes... View Article

Johnson & Starley at Ecobuild 2015

Exhibiting on Stand N 3092 at Ecobuild 2015, Johnson & Starley will highlight its comprehensive range of highly a market energy efficient heating and ventilation solutions. The company has been at the forefront of some of the industry’s most significant... View Article

Copper memories

Corrugated Nordic Brown copper, from Aurubis Architectural, defines the character of a new secondary school in Strømmen, Norway, and is reminiscent of the town’s industrial heritage. White Arkitekter’s competition-winning design is a rigorous interpretation of its programme. Conceived as a... View Article

Hybrids & LPG

Calor have teamed up with renewables specialist Daikin to provide an air-to-water heat pump with condensing combi Calor gas boiler. To provide maximum efficiency for homeowners who don’t have access to mains gas, the Daikin Atherma hybrid system automatically select... View Article

GEC Anderson ‘Series A’ sinks steal the show

Series A sinks from GEC Anderson, the stainless steel specialists, are now available individually. Series A sinks are available in an unrivalled range of standard sizes and are suitable for all installation types, including for inset, undermount and flushmount fixing.... View Article

Keeping a healthy level of airflow in new homes

As new homes are required to be ever more energy efficient, Paul Croughan, national key account manager for EnviroVent, looks at how innovation is helping housebuilders to achieve the right balance between air tightness and adequate ventilation It is almost... View Article

A new approach for the National Insulation Association

The National Insulation Association explains how it’s adapting its approach to suit changes in the construction industry The National Insulation Association (NIA) is a leading trade body in the insulation industry representing manufacturers, system providers and installers of cavity wall... View Article

Plan for heating success

A top-end residential property deserves a visually striking and efficient fire or stove at its heart, but where do you start in the quest to specify the right model? Stovax’s Matt Beckenham talks to Housebuilder & Developer about how best... View Article