Get ready for the ‘downpour’ of guttering work!

Autumn is traditionally a time for consumers to get home improvement jobs done before the Winter sets in. With the lack of rainfall this summer gutters have been sitting idle but been subject to massive changes in temperature from highs... View Article

Saving gas in Scunthorpe

A brand-new housing development in Scunthorpe called Yaddlethorpe Grange has Alpha Heating Innovation’s InTec GS boilers installed in all 68 properties. The manufacturer’s solution was specified for this project by Britcon due to its energy efficiency as well as the... View Article

James Jones picks EGGER Protect for latest processing plant

Leading sawmiller and timber processor, James Jones & Sons Ltd, specified EGGER Protect for durable, non-slip structural flooring at its new secondary processing and treatment facility at Hangingshaw, near Lockerbie. The 20,000 square metre building is the size of three... View Article

Frontier Pitts launches LPS1175 Platinum gate range

As the Market Leader of perimeter security equipment, Frontier Pitts are constantly identifying the ever-changing security threats and have now further developed their Automatic High Security Gate portfolio to provide an Intruder Resistant “Platinum” range successfully proven to resist attack... View Article

Clean and hygienic paint solutions from Crown Trade

As well as providing colour, paint should also provide protection which is why leading paint brand Crown Trade has extended its Clean Extreme range to offer specifiers a trio of high performance products to help combat the common problems of... View Article

Simpson expands range with masonry reinforcement and render mesh

Introducing the latest product offering by leading construction connector manufacturer Simpson Strong-Tie; masonry reinforcement and render mesh solutions for timber and masonry construction: Bricktor® for crack control reinforcement Brickforce® for structural reinforced masonry applications Bricktie® – developed to overcome the... View Article

Visqueen provides radon protection for local community centre

The development of a local community centre and all-weather football pitches at Mossedge Village, in Linwood, Scotland has welcomed the donation of Visqueen Radon Membrane from the company in conjunction with Grayson Building Products. The development is the result of... View Article

Youtube provides perfect fit for uponor Q&E shrink-fit demo

Heating, cooling and plumbing specialist, Uponor, has taken to YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shf0ywtsffA to show installers just how quick and easy it really is to fit the company’s Q&E Shrink-Fit PEX pipe fitting system. Highlighting the simple four-stage process to installing... View Article

VMZINC corrugated facade for Hackney apartments

GPAD London’s design of eight apartments over a doctor’s surgery in Elsdale Street Hackney features VMZINC curved and perforated Sine Wave cladding in ANTHRA-ZINC®. Sitting at the convergence of two streets, yellow inset balconies provide visual contrast with the metal... View Article

Aluminium Installer Training Academy

AluFoldDirect’s Aluminium Installer Training Academy is now open, giving installers the opportunity to upskill on fitting aluminium glazing and install the Everything Aluminium range right first-time, every time. Based at AluFoldDirect’s Blackburn HQ, the academy has been purpose-built, so that... View Article

New Kingspan tapered systems provide a slimmer insulated fall

Kingspan Insulation has introduced Kingspan Thermataper TT44-K and Thermataper TT47-K, its first tapered roofing systems to incorporate Kingspan Kooltherm insulation, delivering excellent drainage and thermal performance with slim, lightweight constructions. Kingspan Thermataper TT44-K and Thermataper TT47-K are designed for use... View Article

Wilo helps major domestic renovation project

Wilo has provided a number of products to help ensure that a major new renovation project delivers the heating and hot water that a sizeable Rutland -based farm house conversion requires. Hot water needs to be available in five bathrooms,... View Article