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Latest Issue : February 2017

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

Our product features in this issue include:

  • Bathrooms & Wetrooms
    Small is beautiful
    With the average size of new builds decreasing across the UK with greater numbers of smaller households, Ash Chilver of HiB explains how to make sure compact bathrooms remain an attractive yet functional asset.
  • Landscaping & External Works
    First impressions count
    As with anything in life, first impressions can make or break a property deal. Peter Hughes of Everedge reveals the importance of landscaping in providing the essential ‘wow factor.’
  • Lighting & Electrical
    A smarter future
    HBD’s Jack Wooler takes a look at the current trends in lighting the UK’s homes, from smarter controls to the good-looking efficiency increasingly being delivered by LED.
  • Roofing
    Guaranteed results
    Mark Parsons of Russell Roof Tiles explains how, in the light of challenges posed to NHBC guarantees by roofing, a pick and mix approach to specification isn’t always the best option.
  • Timber & Joinery
    A solid case for timber
    Nick Milestone of the Structural Timber Association and B&K Structures sheds some light on the whys, wherefores and appropriate residential applications for structural timber technology.

This feature also includes show previews for Ecobuild and k+b design London.

Your feedback on the content in HbD would be enormously helpful as we strive to make the publication a more topical read. Should you have any ideas or suggestions for the future editions then please email lesley(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)