Finding land has never been quicker and easier

Re-launch of new plot-finding website. Finding the right plot of land, at the right time and at the right price, has always been one of the biggest hurdles to self build but with the launch of a new, improved PlotSearch... View Article

New online shop for DIY Green Roofs

What works on large commercial projects is also possible on a small roof area, such as your garage, carport or garden building – Roof Greening! And the great thing is, small extensive green roofs can also be installed by you,... View Article

Kirk ThermalWall Insulation backed Walling system

Kirk ThermalWall is a revolutionary insulation backed walling system (UK patent application no:1314022.3), suitable for installation onto a wide variety of building facade types, including both new build and retro-fit applications. Kirk ThermalWall is designed to significantly increase building energy... View Article

Synseal acquires LB Plastics and Manse Masterdor

Synseal has acquired the trade and operating assets of the Litchfield Group’s UK window & trade extrusion and door businesses, trading as LB Plastics Ltd and Manse Masterdor Ltd, for an undisclosed sum. Based at Nether Heage in Derbyshire, LB... View Article

Shaws classic double bowl

For a typically traditional style kitchen the Shaws fireclay Classic Double Bowl sink comes with a central dividing wall and is available in both white and biscuit finishes. Each bowl has central 3½” waste outlets for basket strainer or waste... View Article

Abode Estimo

The Estimo monobloc mixertap is an elegantly styled tap in perfect proportions and features a slight angled gradient to the overall frame with a soft style tubular spout design. Flat shaped handles give ease of use to this design-led tap... View Article

Expert advice from BM TRADA at Homes 2014

BM TRADA will be offering expert advice on issues ranging from the testing, installation and maintenance of doors and windows to undertaking structural timber and condition surveys at Homes 2014, taking place at London Olympia on 26-27 November. From its... View Article

Frontrunner Plus goes to school

As part of a refurbishment project, Frontrunner Plus entrance matting was installed in several entrances at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH), the oldest and largest university and research institution in Denmark. Supplied by distributor Top Matting, this entrance flooring system... View Article

Thicker Kingspan TEK® panels announced

The Kingspan TEK® Building System and Kingspan TEK® Cladding Panels are now available in a new 172 mm panel thickness, delivering out-of-the-box wall and roof U–values of 0.16 W/m².K and below. Both Kingspan TEK® Building System panels and Kingspan TEK®... View Article

Ceiling installation from Knauf AMF goes swimmingly

The Knauf AMF Aquatec ceiling system has been installed in the new pool hall at Leytonstone Leisure Centre, London. The refurbished centre is part of an ongoing £24.5 million regeneration programme. The hall is equipped with a 25m main pool... View Article

New upholstered seating collection offers contemporary edge

Lyndon Design’s recent collaboration with leading British designer, Peter Emrys-Roberts of ERA, has resulted in an upholstered seating collection named Romba. Featuring a modern rectilinear design, this collection is accentuated by colourful upholstered blocks and provides a contemporary and striking... View Article

Boss Design unveils complementary seating duo Peek and Boo

Echoing the transition that is currently taking place in the work place – moving from traditional ways of working to environments that support and promote flexibility and nomadic working patterns – leading British designer and manufacturer, Boss Design, announces the... View Article

Elementary my dear… “SIMONSWERK”

The TRITECH solid brass hinge from SIMONSWERK has been used on the entrance door to the home of the Sherlock Holmes museum. The museum has over 100,000 visitors pass through the doors each year which over time had worn out... View Article

Remmers Floomix DQ – The Ideal Solution

The main production area of the Express Contract Drying factory in South Wales required refurbishment. The existing slabs created significant substrate challenges due to the mixture of old finishes and bare concrete. TPS360, the contractor for the project, was instructed... View Article

Safe, secure and personalised safes by Securikey

Securikey, a leading UK supplier of Physical Security Products, offers a safe range with an eye-catching difference. Euro Grade safes come with the option of multiple customisations; from the outside colour to the inner compartments and the locking mechanism, everything... View Article

Oak-Framed Buildings, Revised Edition

Delve into the ancient craft of oak framing and uncover the striking design of traditional timber framing with Rupert Newman’s newly revised book Oak-Framed Buildings, published by the Guild of Master Craftsmen. With nearly 30 years of experience in the... View Article