Ancon updates technical literature with CE mark

Stainless steel fixings specialist, Ancon Building Products, has updated its technical literature to highlight the products that now carry CE Marking under the Construction Products Regulation. The new Ancon publications, which can now be downloaded from www.ancon.co.uk, or are available... View Article

400 kg. That’s heavy, isn’t it?

Of course, you’ve guessed we’re about to talk about some hardware that can carry a door of that weight. It’s called Patio Life. Impressive? Sure. But what’s in it for you? How does it offer you more selling power? After... View Article

CPD: Natural stone and modern methods of construction

As the UK’s largest producer of British Dimensional sandstone, Limestones and Ironstone. Stancliffe Stone has the experience and resources to deal with even the most challenging architectural projects in natural stone. Provides an understanding of how dimensional stone can be... View Article

Rooflight Solutions for the Metal Building Envelope

We are delighted to announce that Hambleside Danelaw’s CPD seminar entitled Rooflight Solutions for the Metal Building Envelope has been assessed and is now approved by RIBA. We are therefore entitled to deliver this seminar as core curriculum CPD to... View Article

A&G develops new paving flag for Canterbury’s new theatre

Acheson & Glover (A&G), a leading supplier of premium hard landscaping products, developed a new paving flag to meet the architect’s specific design requirements for the £25.6m Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury. KWA Architects approached A&G to provide a value engineered... View Article

Open grille decking adds metallic sheen

Neaco’s Techdek aluminium open grille system has been specified to add metallic style to a rooftop terrace which is one of the key features at Roswell Court, McCarthy & Stone’s luxury development of 52 one and two bedroom Assisted Living... View Article

Metal Technology improves the view at Mottram Street

Metal Technology has supplied over £2million (installed value) of their System 5-20Hi+ (high insulation) Tilt and Turn windows to Stockport Homes’ recently completed, £24million refurbishment scheme at Mottram St in Stockport – a project which has been a catalyst for... View Article

Bliss bathroom basin taps from Abode

The new Bliss range from Abode has been created especially for the UK market and forms part of a new collection of bathroom products which have a strong, yet versatile design. There are several basin tap options available which makes... View Article

Three is the magic number for Beko in refrigeration

Beko, is once again spearheading category innovation with the launch of its new three door fridge freezer model, extending its flexible ‘multizone’ technology into the 60cm category. In addition to being a standard fridge freezer, the middle door on the... View Article

Roman’s 10 out of 10

Leading British shower designer and manufacturer, Roman, have announced the launch of a brand new range of designer shower enclosures, Decem. The range is a culmination of everything the manufacturer has learnt about showering over the last 28 years, to... View Article

The challenge of Chitterman – stage 1

Marrying the old with the new is an age old problem for the self-builder, but at a project in Leicestershire, contractor Pearson Properties has been able to seamlessly combine history and cutting edge environmental benefits using products from Schlüter-Systems. Appointed... View Article

Open day at Passivhaus retrofit project

The pioneering Passivhaus retrofit of a derelict farm building to create a visitor and education centre at Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s Stirley Community Farm, Huddersfield, is nearing completion and will be open to the public on Sunday 1st September 2013 (11am... View Article