The perfect setting for Ecocal from Altecnic

As the days get shorter and the nights grow colder, Altecnic the UK’s leading supplier and manufacturer of accredited plumbing equipment is encouraging plumbers to promote the benefits of thermostatic radiator valves (TRVs). As well as the well-known economic and... View Article

Termatech gives Specflue natural appeal

The TermaTech range of Scandinavian – made wood burning stoves from Specflue embraces simple genuine quality in a modern and minimalistic design plus the pride of the Nordic Ecolabel. The focus is on long life, ease of use, environmentally friendly... View Article

Polished brass brings the summer sun indoors

The deep golden colours that shine from this plate lighten the room that it sits in; the autumnal warmer of electrical accessories. Polished Brass is an available finish for any of Focus SB’s metal plate designs. This finish can also... View Article

Garador asks the industry

Leading garage door manufacturer Garador is appealing to the building industry to provide feedback on a possible future product innovation: a side hung version of its popular Salisbury door. The firm is interested to hear from garage door retailers and... View Article

Demand for Bond It products sets new records

Thanks to rapidly growing demand for its products, Bond It has posted record results for its last financial year. For the period ending 2013, the manufacturer of sealants, adhesives, waterproofing products, roofing compounds, polyurethanes and other building chemicals has seen... View Article

Cotswold stays’ success with Carl F Groupco customers

FS Friction Stays from Cotswold Architectural Products have become best-selling lines for hardware distributor Carl F Groupco. Functionality and durability are reported as key reasons for the stays’ popularity. Manufacture in both ferretic and high grade corrosion resistant austenitic stainless... View Article

Hansgrohe tops the UK charts with over 800 WRAS approvals

Hansgrohe, the international bathroom specialist, now has over 800 WRAS (Water Regulations Advisory Scheme) approved basin mixers, kitchen mixers, concealed and exposed bath and shower mixers – manual and thermostatic, bath fillers, hand showers and individual shut-off valves and diverter... View Article

Redbacks award winning knee pads save injury, time and money

An award winning, non-foam based, pocketed safety kneepad which maintains its maximum cushioning effect throughout consecutive or prolonged use, “can help prevent up to 6 months down time and subsequent loss of earnings through knee injury in the workplace”. The... View Article

Spectrum range offers a world of colour

Recently launched at 100% Design, Solus Ceramics introduces the exciting Spectrum range, a series of hand-made encaustic cement tiles. The aptly named range consists of 60 different colours from vibrant blues and greens to pastel pinks and reds. The tiles... View Article

Yonos-PICO takes Green Innovation Award

After being recognised as a high quality product and shortlisted for several awards in the past eighteen months, the Wilo Yonos-PICO was last night selected as the winner of the Green Innovation Award for 2013 at the Energy Efficiency Awards... View Article

Kayflow launches superdeep guttering system

Kayflow, the rainwater, underground and soil systems specialist, has launched a new high strength, high volume guttering system, the SuperDeep 170. It has been designed to handle a much higher flow rate than standard guttering systems. With four of the... View Article

All aboard the Trend subway for style

The term ‘Subway tile’ has been around since 1904, when classic, white ceramic tiles were used to adorn New York subway stations. Just like many design originals, this style is now resurfacing with a twist, Italian tilemaker Trend’s new Subway... View Article

Kingspan first insulation to get BES 6001

The ability to demonstrate responsible sourcing back up the supply chain is becoming increasingly important in today’s competitive and environmentally aware market. Kingspan Insulation is proud to announce that it is the first insulation manufacturer to be certified to the... View Article