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JJI-Joists the versatile answer for floors, walls and roofs

Using I-Joists in place of solid timber joists for floor installations in domestic housing is now so commonplace as to be unremarkable. A combination of light weight, resistance to bending and dimensional stability has made I-Joists a firm favourite with builders across the UK. And first choice amongst the builders is the James Jones &...
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Air Stealth P3(R) Half Mask

Trend has introduced a new compact and lightweight half mask respirator with full P3 protection; suitable for protection from all woodworking nuisance dusts including MDF as well as other industrial dusts such as silica, glass fibre and also agricultural related dusts. The Air Stealth design incorporates easy to change flat filters that locate behind hinged access...
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What makes 80,000 UK construction workers ill each year ?

Every year, according to the Health & Safety Executive, around 80,000 building and construction workers in the UK suffer from an illness or injury caused or made worse by their work.  Of these, 52,000 conditions  are put down to MSDs, musculo-skeletal disorders. Hand, wrist and arm muscle strains and injuries are not only painful but often...
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YBS Superquilt specified by science based builder

A regional based building contractor specialising in refurbishment schemes which make the best use of new or innovative construction technologies, has used large quantities of YBS SuperQuilt during the conversion of a five bedroom Oxfordshire home into two high quality flats. Renovat3d was set up three years ago by Khalil Khabiri to undertake work in...
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