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Latest Issue : September 2018

The September 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:

  • Bricks, Blocks & Cement: The rise and rise of concrete facing bricks
    Craig McBride of Tobermore tracks the rise in popularity of concrete facing bricks, explaining how they satisfy the needs of housebuilders facing unprecedented demand across the UK. See page 27…
  • Flood Control & SuDS: Turning floods into an asset
    Management of and protection from localised flooding is a rising concern for housebuilders, but SuDS and flood control doesn’t have to be only about moving water to safety. Sean Robinson of Polypipe argues that new housing estates provide the perfect opportunity to harness water as a resource. See page 36…
  • Heating & Renewable Energy: Get smart on connected homes
    Martyn Bridges of Worcester Bosch explains how savvy housebuilders can take advantage of the opportunity posed by connected home technology for boilers. See page 45…
  • Insulation: The high performance alternative
    Paddy Leighton of Icynene takes a look at heat loss in buildings, and how new, high performance insulation systems can improve comfort levels. See page 49…
  • Safety & Security: Safe and sound with Part Q
    Kevin Bonnar of Velfac explains why housebuilders should make a virtue of Part Q of the Building regulations, to underlining the security benefits of their developments. See page 57…

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