Seeing the wood for the trees

When installing a woodburner it’s important to consider what you’re going to burn in it, especially given the Government’s increased determination to clamp down on the use of ‘unsuitable’ fuel. Stephen Talbot of Logs Direct explains further. According to research... View Article

Brett Martin launches robust and secure lids and frames

Heavy duty, robust and easy-to-fit 50kN1 450mm Lids and Frames have been added to the comprehensive range of Underground, Rainwater and Plumbing systems from Brett Martin Plumbing and Drainage.  Suitable for residential applications, these hardwearing Lids and Frames offer strength... View Article

OSMO UK protects the heart of the home

Floor maintenance specialist, Conrad Park turned to Osmo UK when renovating and refreshing an existing oak floor in a family kitchen. Thanks to its hardwearing properties and aesthetically pleasing finish, Polyx-Oil was the ideal choice to rejuvenate the room in... View Article

Six spring trends fresh from the Ideal Home Show

Spring brings with it one of the highlights in the home and interiors calendar; the Ideal Home Show at Olympia London. The two week event held between the 17th March and 2nd April highlights the latest themes and designers that will be... View Article

How to treat your oak doors

Oak doors can make a lovely addition to any home, no matter whether you are living a traditional style property or a modern one. Oak doors are an investment piece that will add value to your home, as well as... View Article

Right royal day out for safety duo

Norbord’s Devon-based Health & Safety Manager, Maria Collett, and Caberdecor/Lamination Operator, Tony Waters, enjoyed a royal day out when they attended The Royal Society for Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Centenary Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace. As a member of... View Article

Creating a smart spa

GROHE UK’s Michael Gray discusses the growing trend for including smart technology to help create a spa-like haven in the bathroom, and the types of solutions available. Smart technology should be considered in any new bathroom design, particularly as more... View Article

A strong, easy, and fast alternative to concrete

OSMOUK Post Fix is a strong, easy-to-use, and fast-setting solution that allows users to fix a post in a matter of minutes. Whether you are installing garden posts or sports poles, OSMOUK Post Fix is the ideal product for those... View Article

Keller Kitchens for the best delivery times

Keller Kitchens not only produces beautiful, smart kitchens, the company also boasts fantastic customer service when it comes to delivery times. Keller Kitchens are manufactured in its own factory in The Netherlands, meaning that the quality of materials and parts... View Article

Get on top of the issue

Despite British Standards regarding slating and tiling being updated, sadly practice is still lagging behind, resulting in voided warranties and significant roof failures. Dr Kevin Ley of Redland explains. The first iteration of BS 5534, the ‘Code of Practice for... View Article

Home improvement figures increase across the South East

Home improvement figures across the South East increased through 2017 with more than 94,000 planning applications submitted, rising by 3 per cent. The ‘Home Improvers of Great Britain 2018’ report, compiled by construction industry analysts Barbour ABI shows that for... View Article