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Council to invest £10m in fire safety upgrades

A London council has announced a major roll-out of fire safety works to its housing stock in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Brent Council voted to invest £10m into fire protection systems such a sprinklers, smoke detectors and fire alarms... View Article

Don’t save it for a rainy day

Marley Alutec’s Tony Wereszczynski explains why landlords shouldn’t waste time when choosing rainwater and eaves systems and discusses the new industry standard relevant to the sector and the most recent technical advancements and trends in rainwater products. Specifying rainwater and... View Article
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Building regulations to be reviewed – BBC

A major review of building regulations is being prepared by the Government in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire, according to the BBC. In an exclusive report, the national broadcaster revealed civil servants had been ‘shocked’ by how rules... View Article

Guarantee your rent

Collecting rent on time is essential for a successful landlord. On behalf of Just Landlords, Rose Jinks explains the benefits of rent guarantee insurance. It’s no secret that a standard home insurance doesn’t offer loss or damage protection to properties... View Article

Engel workwear stretches into your comfort zone

Recognised the World over for its comprehensive range of comfortably fitting, stylish and practical workwear, F Engel build further on their reputation by introducing a collection of slim-fit, stretchable work trousers which allow wearers to be especially comfortable in any... View Article

Tread lightly

Robust floors are essential for tenant safety. Barry Eagle of GripClad offers advice on picking the right type of flooring for high-traffic areas. Private landlords and housing associations are responsible for the welfare of their tenants, and so it is... View Article

Snickers LITEWork working clothes for summer

The innovative new fabric in these working clothes makes them a must for the summer months. A change of season means a change of focus on what you wear on site. That’s why Snickers LITEWork garments can help you keep... View Article

Plastering simplified with new Knauf ProRoll

With its brand new roller-applied range of finishing and surface-levelling ready-mixed plasters, Knauf has introduced ProRoll, a new quick, clean and efficient way of plastering residential homes and smaller projects. Suited to both smooth and textured backgrounds, Knauf ProRoll is... View Article

Affordable homes to be delivered on former private housing site

A north London site originally planned for private housing will instead provide 56 affordable homes. The scheme, Kingwood Nurseries in Enfield, will be delivered instead of a 56-unit private residential project that never materialised and comprised just eight affordable homes. Andrew... View Article

Attention to fire doors

Patrick Dean of fire door manufacturer Door-Stop highlights the key points landlords need to consider when choosing fire doors for a rental property. Fire doors are an essential element in the passive fire protection of buildings. Put into context, people... View Article

Construction product manufacturers pessimistic of growth

The CPA’s State of Trade Survey for 2017 Q2 reveals that UK construction product manufacturers experienced growth in sales and activity for the 17th consecutive quarter, but higher input costs and rising uncertainty has dampened manufacturers’ views for the near-term... View Article

Adapting for the future: bathroom refurbishment

Antony Newton of refurbishment specialist J Tomlinson addresses the implications a rising elderly population has on bathroom refurbishments and adaptations in the rental sector. Projections show that society will age significantly over the upcoming decades. The number of people aged... View Article

Fisco Tools’ new ‘A1-Plus’ Hi-Vis Tapes

Excellent value measuring from the UK’s long-standing favourite brand of Tapes. With an EC Class II measuring accuracy, these new Hi-Vis Tapes are stamped with the Fisco brand hallmarks of quality and reliability. With a tough ABS case that has a high-impact... View Article
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