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Latest Issue : Dec/Jan 2022

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

Features in this issue include:

  • Quintain wins at Wembley
    The 743-home Canada Gardens development – the latest step in Wembley Park’s major regeneration journey – is now occupied. Julian Tollast at Quintain Living explores the lessons from the project so far with Jack Wooler, and the company’s Build to Rent focus. See page 22…
  • Cornish past and future
    Intended to perfectly synthesise the historical and contemporary, The Nest is a boutique development that has just been launched in a picturesque Cornish village. Jack Wooler spoke to Paul Stephens of Stephens + Stephens on the design and restoration processes behind it. See page 28…
  • Building Fabric: Futureproofing windows and doors
    Adrian Pavey of Nationwide Windows and Doors discusses the importance of housebuilders and developers ensuring their fenestration meets the standards of tomorrow. See page 35…
  • Building Fabric: The case for SIPs
    Jim Nolan at Hemsec Manufacturing discusses the case for adopting structural insulated panels (SIPs) to create more thermally-efficient superstructures in housebuilding. See page 39…
  • Heating, Ventilation & Services: A heated debate 
    The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has released a paper outlining how Britain can cost-effectively electrify its heating system. Nick Gander and Rod Davies of Energy Carbon argue that Ministers are missing a trick. See page 45…
  • Heating, Ventilation & Services: Stoves and chimneys working as one
    Dennis Milligan of The British Flue & Chimney Manufacturers Association (BFCMA) explores the upcoming requirements for stoves, and the best design, installation and maintenance techniques to ensure their best performance. See page 51…
  • Structural Elements: MMC are the only way to meet demand
    With UK housing targets yet to be met, Chris Williams of Green Life Buildings (GLB) discusses how Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) are the smart solution to pick up the shortfall. See page 63…

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