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Case study: what’s involved in a timber house build?

Ryan Abell, owner of Abell Building Services, provides a breakdown of what’s involved in building a timber house, focusing on the benefits and pitfalls of choosing timber as a main building material. Whilst timber houses aren’t a new invention –... View Article

Schueco UK announces new enhanced range of sliding doors

New from sustainable building envelope specialist, Schueco UK, is a range of superior sliding door systems that provide a complete and elegant solution for high-specification domestic and commercial properties. Covering both sliding and lift-and-slide doors, the new Schueco ASE 60... View Article

The sound of silence

You want your home to be a relaxing and peaceful haven – and it’s easier to accomplish than you might think, as British Gypsum’s sound solutions expert Sarah White explains. The hustle and bustle of everyday life can be deafening,... View Article

Building up a brighter future

Vinz (42) and Gen (36), product management directors in the financial and information security industries, learned the hard way the importance of due diligence when planning a refurbishment for their newly-purchased property. What seemed to be a straightforward development left... View Article

Editor’s comment – March/April

Swings and roundabouts. While we are seeing more self-build plots coming through and being built on – supported by the Right to Build Task Force – the story opposite regarding Redrow trying to pull the plug on self- and custom-builds... View Article

Add value to your property with a garage

A kitchen extension, loft conversion or perhaps even place a hot tub in the garden are normally the areas people look to increase the value of their property, did you know that you can add significant value to your property... View Article

The beauty of green oak increases with age

Green oak has the lowest embodied energy of any primary building material. Materials used in green building are eco-friendly and help lessen the impact of the building on the surrounding environment. Compared with traditional brick buildings, oak framed structures are... View Article

Impact of government biomass policy on wood-using industries

The popular Use Wood Wisely website – www.usewoodwisely.co.uk – answers the demand for easily-digestible and understandable information on the contentious issue of UK power stations burning wood to generate electricity. Hosted by Norbord, leader in panel products, the site explains the intricacies... View Article

Stelrad radiators for every home…

Stelrad is a ‘one stop shop’ for all things radiators, from standard steel panel radiators to designer and decorative designs – horizontal and vertical – including an impressive range of bathroom towel rail radiators. As well as the widest range... View Article
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