Kolenik brings space into small Amsterdam apartment

With the housing market rising and square meters in large cities becoming relatively expensive, Dutch interior designer Robert Kolenik shows how to handle the decorating of small rooms. Kolenik decorated a typical Amsterdam apartment in such a way as to... View Article

Kingspan TEK and OPTIM-R achieve BES 6001 certification

Kingspan Insulation is once again taking the lead on responsible business practices as its TEK and OPTIM-R product ranges became the first in their respective classes to achieve ‘Very Good’ BES 6001: Responsible Sourcing of Construction Products certification. The certificate... View Article

‘Denim Drift’ revealed as the Colour of 2017

Dulux Trade has claimed that the Colour of the Year for 2017 will be ‘Denim Drift’ following the launch of its Colour Trend forecast. Put together by a “global team of experts,” assembled by the paint brand, the forecast is... View Article

Self-build fund for Highlands projects increased

The Scottish Government’s Highland Self-Build Loan Fund, launched in April this year, has already proved “incredibly popular” according to the Highlands Small Communities Housing Trust (HSCHT) which admisters the £4m fund. It recently enlarged the fund to give even more... View Article

Construction stabilises in August

The UK construction industry has improved since the output tumbled in the aftermath of the EU referendum. Although August marked a third consecutive month of contraction in output, the Markit/CIPS UK Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI®) was up to 49.2 from... View Article

Willerby Special Projects undergoes rebrand

Willerby Special Projects, which manufactures off-site modular buildings for the leisure and housing sectors, is set to become Willerby Innovations as it continues to strengthen its core product ranges and develop its bespoke service. Willerby Innovations and its three core... View Article