Protect your most important tools with Hand Armour

Your hands are your most important tools so keep them protected with Hand Armour, a new multi-use barrier cream from Everbuild – A Sika Company. Providing protection against any wet or dry contaminants, it has been designed to help stop... View Article

Closomat offers accessible guidance

With the growing need to make homes adaptable so occupiers can remain independent, and in their own homes, new guidance is aiming to help get it right. ‘Design Guidance & Considerations for a Domestic Accessible Toilet’ has been produced and... View Article

Cool down

Dean Ronnie of Cool You UK advises on achieving cool and clean air quality in conservation and new build properties under stringent regulations Installing conventional integrated air conditioning into a building bound by restrictions can be an unachievable objective. Whether... View Article

Lessons for landlords: Fire and carbon monoxide safety

James King of FireAngel shares his top tips with private and social housing landlords on installing the most appropriate levels of fire and carbon monoxide (CO) protection throughout rental properties. Recent National Housing Federation research has shown that housing associations... View Article

Yeoman Shield looking good – however you view it!

The new Yeoman Shield website has been designed to be fully responsive and can be viewed at an optimum whatever your digital preference, laptop, tablet, desk top or mobile. Focusing on Yeoman Shield’s comprehensive range of wall & door protection... View Article

Turning around system efficiency

Francine Wickham of Fernox explores how to improve central heating system longevity and efficiency through the use of chemical cleaners, inhibitors and filter technology The Cold Homes Crisis and the rise of fuel poverty within the UK is a widespread... View Article

Senior gives Chester students rooms with a view

A new student accommodation scheme in Chester is making the most of its picturesque canalside location thanks to an attractive glazing package from Senior Architectural Systems. Taking inspiration from its location next to Chester’s famous Shropshire Union Canal, The Towpath... View Article

Something in the air….

As standalone heating options, air source heat pumps offer cost effective, energy efficient, low maintenance heating. It’s no surprise that these benefits have seen them increasingly used in social housing developments, and as replacement heating systems in refurbishment projects. The... View Article

BIFM issues new guidance on facilities management procurement

The British Institute of Facilities Management has today published new guidance on the buying process for goods or services that support facilities management delivery. The new Good Practice Guide to Facilities Management Procurement supports FM professionals in understanding how the... View Article

One stop shop for radiators

Stelrad has become the genuine one stop shop for all things radiator. It’s range of models and sizes is unmatched and offers exactly the right option for any application. From its UK best-selling Compact range to its designer and decorative... View Article

Tap, strike, knock, whack, bang, pound, smash

Whatever type of hammering jobs you have to do, the Hultafors Tools range of Hammers delivers all the power and precision you’ll need. In this new generation range you’ll find Ball Hammers, Carpenters’ Hammers, T-Block Hammers, Electrician’s Hammers, Sledge Hammers,... View Article

Stannah passenger lift powers access to Luton culture

Wardown House Museum & Gallery, in Luton, Bedfordshire, has flung its doors wide to visitors of all mobilities – including wheelchair-users – thanks to a Stannah Maxilift MRLi (motor room-less) passenger lift. Built for busy environments, the 13-person hydraulic lift carries... View Article

First-class flooring without breaking the bank

‘Fit and forget’ is a term that resonates across many projects in the construction sector. Whether in a school, hospital or housing project, installation of cost-effective, durable and quality products keeps everyone happy. David Bigland of Moduleo UK and Eire... View Article

Aico AudioLINK data extraction seals the deal for Calico Homes

Calico Homes in Lancashire has changed its Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm specification to Aico Ei208 Lithium battery powered CO Alarms with AudioLINK data extraction technology. A registered charity, Calico Homes provides accommodation for families and older people, plus supported housing and services for homeless people, across Lancashire.  Calico has been fitting Aico Smoke... View Article