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Latest Issue : July 2018

The July issue of Housebuilder & Developer includes our regular ‘product round-ups’ which, as always, showcase the latest exciting and innovative products available.

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Features in this issue include:

  • Air Conditioning & Ventiliation: A breath of fresh air
    Eliot Warrington of Solarcrest argues that Building Regulations need to reflect 21st century ventilation. See page 21…
  • Cladding & Facades: Modern materials, traditional facades
    Adrian Storey of Horbury Facades looks at how innovation in modern rainscreen cladding materials is resulting in a rise in brick facades. See page 29…
  • Ground Reinforcement: Housing benefits
    Alternative ground engineering solutions, such as those incorporating geogrids, can play a vital part in meeting the UK’s future housing needs. Jonathan Cook of Tensar explains. See page 35…
  • Smoke & Fire Protection: Rethinking housing safety
    In light of the ongoing Grenfell Tower inquiry, Kidde Safety explains why it’s more important than ever for developers to consider whether they have the right fire detection. See page 39…
  • Structural Insulated Panels: SIPs vs timber frame
    Ian Loughnane of Kingspan Timber Solutions explains the relative merits of structural insulated panels (SIPs) compared with timber frame structures. See page 43…
  • Tiling: The right tile for the project
    Tiles have long been the go-to option when it comes to the bathroom, but today the demand for trend-led tiles throughout new builds is on the increase. Liam Poole of British Ceramic Tile explains how to select the right tile for the job. See page 47…

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