Ahmarra launches ‘The Hotel & Hospitality Door Collection’

Specialist door manufacturer, Ahmarra has launched a new collection of doors designed specifically for the luxury hotel sector. All doors are made individually to order, allowing complete design freedom and ensuring that every project is truly unique. Ahmarra’s high performance... View Article

Creating a fresh atmosphere

FAKRO roof windows are equipped with V40P semi-automatic air vents which create a healthier micro-climate and all year round savings. These vents are activated by changes in wind pressure to continually adjust levels of fresh air flow. The V40P air... View Article

Shelforce – saving Local Authorities money

A leading manufacturer of PVCu windows and doors based in Birmingham is continuing its legacy of saving Local Authorities money on building projects. Shelforce specialises in providing high-quality products to local authority building projects, including social housing, around the country.... View Article

Underfloor Services for 55 Gresham Street Top Floor

AET Flexible Space recently completed the supply and commissioning of underfloor air conditioning equipment for the new ninth floor at 55 Gresham Street situated near the Guildhall in the heart of the City. The 84,038 sq. ft., eight storey building... View Article

GEZE UK Sponsors Leading Architectural Ironmongery Award

GEZE UK is sponsoring the primary award for a biennial event which celebrates the best of British architectural ironmongery specification. The ‘Winner of Winners’ Award is chosen from all the category winners from the 2019 GAI/RIBA Architectural Ironmongery Specification Awards... View Article

Yeoman Rainguard Perfect for Old Chapel Cottage

Originally a Methodist Chapel built in 1841, now converted to a home, The Old Chapel Cottage boasts both charming traditional local architecture and stunning views over Nidderdale, an area of outstanding beauty in North Yorkshire. When the current owners, Mr... View Article

Maxtop launches next generation of its one-of-a-kind worktops

Unique modular quartz surface specialist, Maxtop Quartz, has revealed the next generation of its one-of-a-kind worktops, complete with a seamless finish, stylish 1.5mm bevelled edge and now including marble-effect finishes. Over the last 12 months the company has invested £2m... View Article

Giorgio: the name behind the perfect shower

Tissino’s new range of Giorgio shower trays and wall panels combines Italian-inspired good looks with exceptional, long-lasting performance An invigorating shower is an important part of the daily routine for many, a means of freshening up and enjoying some valuable... View Article

Sounding off

There are a lot of advantages to open-plan office environments, but the downsides can outweigh the positives if the acoustics and aesthetics are not spot on. Here, Simon Boocock, Managing Director of C. R Laurence of Europe, discusses how the... View Article

The highs and lows of hospitality seating

Whether it’s enjoying pre-dinner drinks around a high table, relaxing in the hotel foyer, meeting clients, or savouring a latte with friends around the coffee table, high and low seated stools are now increasingly specified throughout all types of hospitality... View Article

Resiblock are celebrating their 15th anniversary

Resiblock and Rialto Homes are celebrating the 15th anniversary of the successful sealing of the Hewetts Quay site in Barking. Barking and Dagenham Council had anticipated that any flooding from the local River Roding would lead to removal of jointing... View Article

Consort Claudgen launches BIM library

Consort Claudgen has launched their first BIM (Building Information Modelling) objects which include panel heaters, fan heaters, recessed ceiling heaters and air curtains. Architects and specifiers can now access the BIM models for their BIM projects from Consort Claudgen’s website... View Article

Kerakoll chosen for eco-friendly Lakes House

Water End House is part of a small collection of dwellings on a family estate surrounded by mature trees with partial views through trees across Derwent Bay towards the opposite woodland. The building replaces an existing dwelling which was damaged... View Article

Door closer’s fire credentials enhanced

Samuel Heath’s commitment to ensuring that its Powermatic controlled, concealed door closers provide the ultimate assurance in quality and performance has been further underlined with the successful completion of additional full-sized fire testing on both timber and steel fire doors... View Article

Freefoam launches luxury flooring

Freefoam Building Products are delighted to announce the launch of a Luxury Bamboo PVC Composite Flooring system, KlicKer Flooring. The newest generation of high quality resilient luxury vinyl flooring manufactured with three layers to create a solid long lasting 5.85mm... View Article

Freefoam expands scheduling capability

The last 12 months has been a very busy and productive year for Freefoam Building Products’ New Build Department. The number of new homes being built in the UK continues to grow, with reports showing a 55 per cent increase... View Article