New homes in Hull regeneration area

Hull City Council has partnered with Keepmoat Homes as part of its regeneration project in the city’s Hawthorn Avenue area, building new homes for sale and social rent. Named after Hull’s famous aviator, the Amy Johnson development by Keepmoat Homes... View Article

Neolith’s Calacatta C01 specified for Italian cookery school

Hygienic and hypo-allergenic surfacing materials have recently become key concerns for kitchen designers, spurred on by an increasing awareness of allergies. Earlier this year, Neolith’s Calacatta C01 pattern in silk finish was specified for an Italian cookery school which seeks... View Article

Accessible housing – what people want

An informal survey is highlighting that accessible housing is easy for developers to build, without adding any significant cost. The survey reinforces findings from other recent reports, and growing calls for the Building Regulations Approved Document M Part 2 to... View Article

The quiet fun solution

The London Gunnnersbury Park Museum is a perfect example of how high-performance acoustic solutions can solve the problem of noise in public and leisure places. As design trends continue towards minimal furniture and hard surfaces, it becomes increasingly important to... View Article

Kingspan Tek provides off-site solution for luxury homes

The Silverlake development of sustainable homes in West Dorset is setting the standard for low-impact construction with the Kingspan TEK Building System. The bespoke holiday homes and on-site spa have all been constructed from the versatile off-site solution, ensuring excellent... View Article

Class A membrane for a classy project

A new community is under construction on the Isle of Dogs, designed by architects Rolfe Judd for Galliard Homes. Harbour Central will provide over 640 new homes, a leisure facility, a residential garden and a public square, as well as... View Article

Spiral UK creates a design classic for Centenary Lounge

When award-winning business, Centenary Lounge needed a stunning feature staircase for their new flagship outlet in Worcester, they called upon the design and build skills of staircase specialists, Spiral UK. Centenary Lounge is a unique collection of cafe-tearooms which recapture... View Article