Category Archives: Industry News

Foam sealant tapes: The added value route to installer growth

With optimistic forecasts for sector growth in 2017, impregnated foam tapes can be seen as an increasingly attractive alternative to traditional silicone sealants for installers looking for rapid and longer lasting sealing around windows and doors, says Andrew Swift, national sales manager for ISO-CHEMIE. Expanding self-adhesive foam tapes are gaining traction as an alternative to wet-based...
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Hidden Housing – Solutions for Accessible Bathrooms

New research has revealed almost 2million people have unmet accessible housing needs, giving providers an opportunity to adjust their offering to meet demand. The report*, by Habinteg and Papworth Trust, is recommending developers to review their products to deliver solutions that enable maintenance of independence in mainstream housing. Clos-o-Mat can give a single source to address...
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Dunlop launches Multi-Skill Champion Competition 2017

Dunlop – the pioneering manufacturer of tiling, decorating and flooring products for the trade – is once again on the look-out for the best multi-skill construction student in the UK following the success of its inaugural competition last year. The Dunlop Multi-Skill Champion Competition is the only one of its kind in the UK to recognise...
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