Slough Borough Council grants go ahead for Slough regeneration

Slough Borough Council has granted detailed planning consent, subject to the signing of a Section 106 Agreement, to Countryside Properties working with Catalyst Housing, Slough Borough Council and the Homes and Communities Agency, for the regeneration of the Britwell estate... View Article

Pennine Stone expands to open new office in Preston

Pennine Stone, the UK’s leading supplier of cast stone to the house building and construction sectors, has expanded to open a new office in Preston to service clients in the North West. The office will be the base for Mike... View Article

New towel rail products join Stelrad portfolio

Stelrad Radiators has unveiled two stunning additions to its collection of towel rails – range extensions to existing radiator designs. Available now from Stelrad Radiator stockists around the country are the Caliente and Concord towel rails, both high quality exquisite... View Article

New guide from Simpson Strong-Tie provides installation help

Simpson Strong Tie, world leader in connectors for the construction industry, has compiled a new Installation Guide to help building designers and carpenters use its extensive range more efficiently and correctly. Available as a download in PDF format, the comprehensive... View Article

Why fit plastic gutters when you can fit Rainline?

Outperforming plastic gutter systems in every respect – Rainline steel gutters and downpipes from Lindab offer minimal movement and UV stability, they will not crack, fade or leak, are highly resistant to corrosion and virtually maintenance free. Quick and easy... View Article

Stelrad swings into action!

Leading radiator manufacturer Stelrad Radiators has introduced its brand new, curved vertical premium panel radiator to the UK market – the Stelrad Swing. The new model is based on Stelrad’s extremely popular Compact Vertex radiator but sees the addition of... View Article

Zinc overlapping panel alternative to timber shiplap

The VMZINC 200 Overlapping Panel system provides the ideal alternative to conventional shiplap timber cladding, as zinc does not lose its colour, corrode or need regular maintenance. Panels are available in 2 and 3 metres lengths, are 200mm wide and... View Article

New additions to iNELS RF wireless control system

Scolmore continues to develop its Wireless Control Systems and has just added two new products that will enhance its capability. The new iNELS RF 13A Switching Socket (RFSC-61) simply plugs into a standard UK 13A socket outlet to provide a... View Article

New concrete will save time and effort

A new range of ready-mixed concretes named HOPEFlow™ has been launched by Britain’s leading independent concrete supplier Hope Construction Materials. HOPEFlow™ is a suite of high-performance flowing concretes and screeds that can be placed in a fraction of the time... View Article

IKO single ply launch a new rainwater management system

IKO Single Ply has launched a new rainwater management system for commercial building projects using their Armourplan® PVC single ply membrane. Armourflow Coated Metal is a 2.4mm thick PVC faced steel sheet, specifically developed to be site formed into high... View Article

A solid solution for kitchen and bathroom design

Interior designers and architects looking to achieve limitless creativity with their kitchen and bathroom projects – either in a commercial, hospitality or residential environment – are increasingly specifying HI-MACS® solid surface, which is distributed exclusively in the UK and Ireland... View Article

Why aren’t standard shower enclosures enough?

A well-chosen shower can have a serious impact on the aesthetic of a bathroom. In terms of both functionality and beauty, a standard shower enclosure is no longer enough to tick the boxes when it comes to piecing together the... View Article

JJI-Joists’ carbon accounting adds up for CFSH

Environmental sustainability is key to the manufacture of James Jones Timber Systems’ JJI-Joists, and the company’s ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System ensures that JJIs are manufactured with the smallest environmental footprint possible, scoring an A+ in BRE profiles. Manufactured in... View Article