Rainwater harvesting from Polypipe

Polypipe offers Rainstream – a range of rainwater harvesting options. Ideal for new build, for retrofit and already seeing major interest from the self-build marketplace, Rainstream is a very simple straightforward rainwater harvesting ‘package’. The Polypipe Rainstream system is available... View Article

Market leader, JT, launches anti-slip solution

Leading UK shower tray manufacturer, JT, has launched an Anti-Slip solution for their extensive range of trays. The colourless application can be ordered and added to the full range of JT’s British manufactured trays. The new Class C, independently tested,... View Article

ERH Group results offer hope for construction sector

South West and Wales based construction, communication technology and civil engineering contractor, ERH Group, has reported excellent financial results, with turnover rising to £42million, an increase of more than 50 per cent compared to the previous year. The profit before... View Article

Nominations open for ARCH Awards 2013

The ARCH Tenants’ Group has opened nominations for its annual awards that celebrate success and recognise inspirational tenants and initiatives from councils with housing. There are three awards: Innovation and Sustainability – open to any local authority that has successfully... View Article

Combi King uses eliminator

Installer Brian King from Grimsby always uses Sentinel water treatment products: “Sentinel X100, X400 and X800 are part of our staple diet,” says Brian. “So when Sentinel launched its new Eliminator heating system filter product last year we were happy... View Article

Kitchen Trends 2013

“When deciding on the right kitchen for the job, be aware that a white kitchen has been one of the most popular kitchen colours over the last decade. This prolonged popularity with consumers and tradesmen alike, is largely due to... View Article

Knauf grows ready-mixed and spray range with Sheetrock

Knauf – the UK’s leading manufacturers of lightweight building materials and systems – is now offering the Sheetrock range of ready-mixed jointing compounds and spray fi nishing plasters, along with the Tuff Hide primer/surface, following its acquisition of USG Corporation’s... View Article

Slough Borough Council grants go ahead for Slough regeneration

Slough Borough Council has granted detailed planning consent, subject to the signing of a Section 106 Agreement, to Countryside Properties working with Catalyst Housing, Slough Borough Council and the Homes and Communities Agency, for the regeneration of the Britwell estate... View Article

Pennine Stone expands to open new office in Preston

Pennine Stone, the UK’s leading supplier of cast stone to the house building and construction sectors, has expanded to open a new office in Preston to service clients in the North West. The office will be the base for Mike... View Article

New guide from Simpson Strong-Tie provides installation help

Simpson Strong Tie, world leader in connectors for the construction industry, has compiled a new Installation Guide to help building designers and carpenters use its extensive range more efficiently and correctly. Available as a download in PDF format, the comprehensive... View Article

Why fit plastic gutters when you can fit Rainline?

Outperforming plastic gutter systems in every respect – Rainline steel gutters and downpipes from Lindab offer minimal movement and UV stability, they will not crack, fade or leak, are highly resistant to corrosion and virtually maintenance free. Quick and easy... View Article