Get creative with colour PVC panelling

Freefoam, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe, announce the launch of a brand new colour visualiser – an online tool to help choose colour options for... View Article

Spot repair with Osmo UK

Osmo UK, the eco-friendly wood and finishes specialist, provides the perfect solution for spot repairs with the easy-to-use Polyx®-Oil Care and Repair Paste. This hard-wearing paste – that is available in a toothpaste style tube – has been specifically designed... View Article

Pre-jointed oak framed building specialists

Radnor Oak are specialists in the design and manufacture of pre-jointed oak framed buildings. The range of buildings include oak framed garages & outbuildings, annexes, gazebos & pavilions and home offices. The finest green oak is selected on quality and... View Article

Sleek with no leaks for the perfect wetroom

“A few manufacturers have attempted to create something similar but, in our opinion, Abacus Elements has really nailed it with this clever design making it one of the best wetroom trays we have seen.” Roger Bisby, Skill Builder. Designed to... View Article

Recent launches from BLM British Lead

BLM British Lead are the leading UK manufacturer of British Standard Rolled Lead Sheet and supplier of a wide range of Lead ancillary products. Being part of ECOBAT Technologies Group, the world’s largest producer and recycler of Lead, ensures BLM’s... View Article

New board member appointed by Rhodes & Partners

A leading civil and structural engineering consultancy has announced details of a key new senior management appointment. Manchester-based Rhodes & Partners has appointed Dr Jennifer Capp PhD MEng as a director of the company, in a move which is part of a... View Article

Johanna Konta has self-build application refused

British number one tennis star Johanna Konta has had a self-build planning application refused under conditions set out in the new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). Konta put in an application for a four-bedroom timber-framed house, designed by Scandia-Hus, to... View Article

Custom-build sustainable development in rural Essex

Village Makers, the developers behind the award-wining ‘Wintles’ development in Shropshire, have taken the concept of Custom Build, one of the Government’s current solutions to the housing shortage, and created an innovative plan for a sustainable development in rural Essex.... View Article

The importance of safety when demolishing a house

As any homebuilding hopeful knows, buying a plot of land is not an easy task. Many dream of purchasing a blank canvas on which to build a beautiful, dream home, but the reality is, there is fierce competition for empty... View Article

Expert advice at the ExCeL

The London Homebuilding & Renovating Show returns to London in September, with essential advice on hand to help visitors build their dream property. According to the UK Land Registry, most of the publicly owned land available for new homes will... View Article