Wedi Solso takes care of PVC on shower floors

Wedi has launched a floor-level shower system developed especially for PVC coverings. wedi Solso is the unrivalled shower floor system for wet areas in hospitals and private and public care home facilities. Sealed drainage prevents leakage under PVC coverings The... View Article

Ventilation systems from Rega

Now with thirty years’ experience of manufacturing heat recovery ventilation systems in the UK Rega continue to develop new high efficiency products. The latest range of central air units achieve over 90% heat recovery and specific  fan power levels as... View Article

Kemper System helps Huddersfield Uni build on bio-diversity

Liquid roofing and waterproofing specialist, Kemper System, has helped enhance both bio-diversity and energy efficiency at Huddersfield University by working collaboratively with the roofing contractor and green roof specialist on a series of new build green and warm roofs. Huddersfield... View Article

Golden moment for Grundfos

Back in 1964 The Beatles were topping the charts, Tokyo was playing host to the Olympics, the nation was glued to The Fugitive and it was also in this year that Grundfos Pumps opened their first office in the UK.... View Article

Green Deal boost for Grundfos circulators

The potential energy saving opportunities that are delivered by modern domestic circulator pumps have recently received an important acknowledgement. This follows on from extensive and lengthy pump industry lobbying, that means the BRE (British Research Establishment) have now agreed to... View Article

How to buy property at auction by Samantha Collett

Buying property at auction is nerve-wracking, exhilarating and can be hugely profitable – as long as you know the pitfalls to avoid. In this step-by-step guide you will learn why so many successful developers and investors buy at auction –... View Article

Lifetime homes require thin joint solution

H+H’s innovative Rå Build method has been used at Britannia Crescent, Great Yarmouth. The arc-shaped development consists of 19 three-bedroom houses and is built on the site of the former Beach Coach Station car park. Contractor R G Carter wanted... View Article

Langley rejuvenate award-winning crematorium

Nominated for the 2000 RIBA Sterling Prize Award, and Midlands category winner, the architecturally recognised Telford Crematorium in Shropshire has been reinvigorated thanks to a new Bituminous Strip Slate roofing system from Langley Waterproofing Systems. When the existing large sloping... View Article

Sound choice for under screeds – YELOfon HD10+

Specifically designed to be installed under a floating screed on a concrete floor, YELOfon HD10+ is a high performance sound proofing layer with stand-out features.  The system has been installed in various domestic and commercial developments across the UK including apartments, student... View Article

Pro-tecting eco values

Use of polymer roofing is proving to play a key part in achieving reduced carbon emissions for major retail brands. Sainsbury’s, Tesco and IKEA are among the marques using Protan SE single ply membrane on stores in in the UK... View Article

DML offers cladding and façades solutions

Cladding and façades specialist, DML Group offers a total capability solution from design and build to the manufacture of bespoke shop fronts and curtain walling systems, and a full turn-key provision. The company has considerable experience in delivering major schemes,... View Article

Free webinar to bring fire design home

In use and occupied at all times, residential developments require special considerations when it comes to safety. FDS Consult, one of the UK’s leading experts in fire design engineering, is offering a free webinar on Wednesday 19th March from 1pm,... View Article

Specifying door hinges

SIMONSWERK’s RIBA-approved CPD provides Architects with the technical knowledge for specifying the correct hinge for the right application, offering guidance on Door Specification, Legislation, Building Regulations, Fire & Safety in use, CE marking – MANDEC and the Equality Act. SIMONSWERK... View Article

New metal web RIBA CPD

ITW Industry, developers and system suppliers of SpaceJoist metal web floor joists, SpaceRafter metal web rafters and SpaceStud performance wall studs announce their RIBA Core Curriculum CPD titled “Benefits of structural metal web timber frame components”. ITW Industry’s 45 minute... View Article