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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
‘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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bushboard set to change perception of wall panelling
Bushboard is set to change perceptions about bathroom wall cladding.
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.
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.
Specsavers adds more exciting frame options to JCB range
With the new JCB range of prescription safety glasses proving a huge success, Specsavers Corporate Eyecare has added four new exciting frame options to the collection. Styled to reflect a modern, tough, sporty look that is so popular in sunglasses designs at the moment, the new frames are hard to equate with traditional safety glasses.
Battle of the surfaces: laminate vs quartz
Over the last year, there has been an increase in the number of consumers upgrading from laminate to quartz surfaces, a trend predicted to continue.
New Product of the Year Finalist 2017
Not just another Lantern - It’s been a whirlwind several months at Made for Trade seeing the company take on more staff, further product development and manufacturing output rise across the company.
Terrazzo Tile Flooring adds style at top Covent Garden Restaurant
According to the National Federation of Terrazzo, Marble and Mosaic Specialists, the popularity and specification of terrazzo tiles, which provide both high performance flooring and stand the test of time with regards to fashion, is growing.
New Schueco Jansen Renovation Window has additional features
New from leading steel specialist, Schueco Jansen, is Janisol Arte 2.0, a refined version of the original Janisol Arte renovation window that now comes with an enhanced specification and improved performance characteristic
Dow Building Solutions launches new BIM objects
Dow Building Solutions has launched new BIM objects for its building insulation product ranges.
ISO_Bloco one has rapid window construction sealing covered
IMPROVED sealing of windows is provided by ISO-BLOCO ONE foam tape available from leading supplier ISO-CHEMIE.
Saint-Gobain building glass launches 'glass for interiors'
The complexities, range and versatility of glass used inside buildings, is explained in a new ‘Glass for Interiors’ Royal Institute of British Architects accredited CPD, now available from Saint-Gobain Building Glass.
The secret of selling virtually anything is the way in which the goods are presented. When it comes to the retailing of more upmarket and luxury goods, the building’s interior design and ambience are also vital considerations.