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REHAU participates in key energy and district heating events in April

As the conversations around sustainability, energy and district heating continue to grow, REHAU is gearing up to participate in key energy and district heating events across the country to discuss its approach in achieving excellence within the industry.

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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.

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Rendered walls - can DPC Distortion Feed Failure
Are renders waterproof or not?

Publications will give you contradicting information. Some say cavity wall weeps to evacuate penetrating water are not necessary, whilst others say the opposite.  So should rendered walls have weeps or not?

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Beat spring damp with Safeguard!

As winter (finally!) moves into spring, and we run the risk of getting into the spring rainy season proper; Safeguard – the UK’s leading specialist in damp-proofing and waterproofing technology – is giving you the chance to win one of its Drybase Flex kits to help you keep damp at bay.

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ISM launches new IP Connect Range

Intergrated Security Manufacturing (ISM),a leader in the design, development and manufacture of door entry and intercoms, has launched a new portfolio of IP-based solutions.

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RCM's new Volcanic Offering

RCM is pleased to announce the latest addition to its portfolio: Rockpanel exterior cladding. Rockpanel is part of the Rockwool group, the world leader in stone wall solutions.

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A Nation Detached?

Today, Modern Masonry, the representative body for the UK masonry industry, launches a specially commissioned report, ‘A Dream Home: An Exploration of Aspirations’.
This important research was conducted in response to a perceived disconnect between the construction industry and consumers, particularly within the housebuilding sector. Do developers truly understand what makes the nation tick?

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Wakefield Acoustics launches independently tested acoustic louvres range

Leading noise control technology manufacturer Wakefield Acoustics has launched its latest range of acoustic louvres. The new innovative louvres are believed to be one of the only such ranges currently on the UK market which have been independently tested by Salford University to the latest international standard BS EN ISO 10140-2:2010, thereby providing up to date accurate test and performance data.

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The future of composite decking

Manufactured from a combination of recycled hard plastic, wood residues and various pigments and fillers SmartBoard is kind on the environment as it is 90% recycled. Its' deep brushed matt finish and smooth/ribbed, high density solid reversible profile make it similar in appearance to pre-finished hardwood decking.

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Aluprof & Pyroguard Collaborate

Bringing together more than eight decades of technical industry experience, fire door & window partition systems specialists Aluprof and fire glass experts Pyroguard, have completed an ambitious testing programme for a new, cost-efficient, non-insulated, slimline fire-resistant glazing system for the UK and European market.

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Last call for entry for architectural and construction exhibitors: meet serious buyers at The Homebuilding & Renovating Show in 2018

With just two more months to go, The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show has witnessed 85 per cent of its stand capacity being snapped up by exhibitors and is issuing its last call for entry.

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Investing in the right riser doorsets

Doorsets are one of the final elements to be installed in a new building and they have a major impact on the overall internal aesthetic.

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OWW makes its better with Mighton

When Original Wooden Windows Ltd set out to make its frame production quicker and more efficient with new machinery, Director Gus Brazier said the name of Mighton Products needed no introduction.

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‘Aluprof Explains Current Thinking on Aluminium Pretreatment’

by Wojciech Brozyna – MD of Aluprof UK
There has been a lot of speculation of late on the choice of pretreatment used on powder coated aluminium profile.

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Construction workers get charged

“fast charge USB ports available on 110V site equipment” Transformer and 110 Volt junction box manufacture Site Power UK has just signed a 10 year agreement with the inventor and UK patent holder John James Philpott (Western-Super-Mare) to fit USB fast charge ports to their wide range of building site transformers and 110volt junction boxes.

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Anaheim Women's Charity chooses Myson for warm welcome

A new purpose-built accommodation for women released from prison, heated with the help of Myson radiators, has been opened by Anawim, a women’s charity, in Birmingham.

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Beautiful Art Christmas Cards

LoveFromTheArtist (CIC) which supports the visual arts and British artists has joined forces with leading hybrid mail provider Docmail to provide an online Christmas card service which will allow customers to select an image from an extensive gallery, personalise the message in each card and then print and post for only 85p (+vat) per card.

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Dunlop launches promo video for new grout range

Dunlop – manufacturer of tiling, flooring and decorating products for the trade – have launched a new video as part of their “Groutstanding” campaign to showcase their new range of GX-500 Flexible Grouts.

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Bushboard set to change perception of wall panelling

Bushboard is set to change perceptions about bathroom wall cladding.

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ClicBox Carcassing; saving you time and money

An innovative cabinet system that allows the construction of carcass units in as little as 30 seconds, BA Clic Components is bringing real cost effective change to clients with a revolutionary new concept in cabinet construction; ClicBox.

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A New Website for a New Era in Composite Covers

In 1980 Fibrelite launched the world’s first composite manhole cover. In 2017, as the UK prepares for a record £500 billion infrastructure spend, Fibrelite’s ultra-customisable composite covers and underground enclosures remain the industry standard.

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