Klober air open underlay surpasses NHBC standard

With a water vapour transmission of 2736 g/m2/day, Klober Permo® air is classified as air-open, so the NHBC approves its use without supporting high level ventilation. This not only prevents formation of condensation in the roof space during a building’s... View Article

The sustainability of oak

Oak is one of the most sustainable materials available and can be used even after 70 years and reaches it’s prime after 120 years. As it grows large amounts of CO2 are locked into the wood and are only released... View Article

A lesson in modern history

As more and more heritage and conservation projects begin to accept PVC-U as a viable alternative to traditional timber, The VEKA UK Group’s Head of Technical Mark Barsby looks at the products that have brought about this significant change in... View Article

An exciting time for Metrotile lightweight roofing

Metrotile has rapidly become the premier choice for conservatory solid roof conversions with both fabricators building new sunrooms and homeowners looking to renovate their conservatory roofs. Weighing up to a seventh of traditional roof tiles means less strain on the... View Article

Look cool, stay cool – when the heat is on

Snickers Workwear’s working clothes for summer will keep you looking good and working comfortably. It’s great working outside in the summer months, but being hot and sweaty is almost as uncomfortable as being cold. So when the going gets hot... View Article

Charlton & Jenrick launches the Infinity 890BF

Charlton & Jenrick, one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of fires, fireplaces, and stoves in the UK, is extremely proud to announce a further addition to the successful 890 range of Gas Fires – the stunning 890BF. With the... View Article

Medite® Tricoya® loves the great outdoors

Medite® Tricoya®, which is supplied by James Latham, has been tested by the BRE to EN350-2, and performs up to a durability class of 1, or ‘very durable’; this is the equivalent to Teak and more durable than aged Oak.... View Article

Cubit – in 15 new colours and natural walnut veneer

Just in time for Cubit’s 4th birthday the range has been extended with lots of brilliant colours and natural walnut. The popular and 100% individual shelving is configured, ordered and self-assembled by the customer. Whether in Buddha-Orange, Deep-Purple or Canary-Yellow... View Article

Nema from Ellis Furniture

The new Nema Cirrus from Ellis Furniture is as warm and inviting addition to the Nema range of bathroom furniture. Ellis offers a total of 15 different colour glass splashbacks and worktops, so you can create a truly individual kitchen... View Article

Freefoam announce new cast iron style rainwater range

Freefoam, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe, announce the addition of a new cast iron effect range to the Freeflow rainwater system. Manufactured with long lasting... View Article

Marmox Thermoblock supporting perimeter energy saving

The issue of heat loss at the perimeter floor/wall junction, as well as other cold bridges around the building envelope can be successfully addressed through the use of Thermoblock, manufactured by Marmox (UK) Ltd. The loadbearing composite product has been... View Article