Door closer enhances high-rise fire safety

British designed and manufactured, Powermatic controlled, concealed door closers are gaining increasing popularity in both public and private housing sectors for use on fire doors in high-rise flats and apartments. The door closers carry the CE mark and have been... View Article

Simple to replace – choose Stelrad

Stelrad provides the widest range of radiators in the UK and offers the easiest route to replacement radiators on existing heating systems or to additional radiators if a system is being extended. Installation instructions are the same on virtually all... View Article

Introducing the Es-Shaft Smoke Vent Door from Whitesales

With 53 per cent of all fire-related fatalities resulting from smoke inhalation, Whitesales smoke control systems keep means of escape smoke-free, increasing chances of survival Whitesales smoke control systems are high performance devices that increase the chance of survival in... View Article

Creating kitchens anywhere

Well known for its market-leading range of pumps and macerators for bathroom scenarios, Saniflo also leads the way in grey water pumping solutions for kitchen, utility and laundry environments. And whether a pump is required for a domestic premises or... View Article

Snickers’ new FLEXIWork Floorlayers Work Trousers

The Ultimate solution for working on your knees – delivering optimal freedom of movement and long-lasting durability. Available this spring, Snickers’ new Floorlayers Work Trousers and the patented Knee Guard System combine very effectively to deliver the ultimate solution for... View Article

Icynene awarded energy saving trust approval

Spray foam insulation specialists, Icynene has achieved the prestigious Energy Saving Trust approval for its high performance, Icynene Foamlite system. Icynene Foamlite is a spray applied insulation system specifically developed for use in wall, roof and underfloor applications where high... View Article

Knauf brings revolutionary render to the UK market

Knauf, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of lightweight building materials and systems, is introducing a radical new render system, Knauf MineralAktiv, to the UK market. Designed to inhibit the growth of surface algae and fungi, the system addresses the... View Article

Multi-generational housing in the modern home

Michael Gray of GROHE UK comments on how to equip a bathroom to meet future demographic trends End-users ultimately want a stylish yet practical space and as the population ages, it is more important than ever to provide offerings that... View Article

Mice are taking the Mickey

Gulliver Hill of Superproof explores the question of whether or not it is time to change our pest control strategies The main problem with our attempts to control mice is that the rodents have moved on, but we haven’t. House... View Article

Roof refurbishment made easier with YBS BreatherQuilt

A roofing company active across East Anglia has switched to using BreatherQuilt from the range of YBS, finding it more cost-effective to install while offering superior performance compared to rival products on the market. R. G. Leverett Ltd is a... View Article
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From the ground up

In the face of rapid urbanisation, Andrew Cullum of Polypipe makes a case for Sustainable Drainage Solutions (SuDS), exploring how effective water management solutions can enhance flood resilience while providing environmental benefits for years to come The recent launch of... View Article