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Swifix fixings specified for Caerphilly EWI refurbishment scheme

 

Swifix fixings have recently been installed as part of the external wall insulation system for a major refurbishment project for…

Combatting harmful condensation with Glidevale universal tile and slate ventilators

 

Glidevale, the specialist building products and ventilation solutions provider, offers a range of universal roofing ventilators fitting a…

HA improves quality of homes using Mitsubishi Electric

 

A housing association has been able to maintain and improve the value of its housing stock after installing Mitsubishi Electric’s Ecodan…

A sound solution from SE Controls

 

The Recording Rooms, one of Birmingham University’s newest student accommodation blocks, is using an integrated smoke and heat exhaust…

Three steps to No More Mould

 

The twin blight of condensation and mould causes damage to property and ill health for residents and can be an every-day problem for many…

Comar 9P.i High Performance System

 

After extensive research and consultation with key supply partners, Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems deliver the Comar 9P.i High…

Turning the screw on quality and value

 

By Andy Holland, Technical & Marketing Manager at Rapierstar


With social housing maintenance and capital…

Lessons from Grenfell

 

Smoke Control Systems, as with other active fire safety installations, are rarely designed for whole building fires like Grenfell where fire…

SmartSecure adopted by South Wales Social Landlord

 

As the result of a successful tender, Carl F Groupco is supplying hardware to Tai Tarian, one of the largest social landlords in Wales with…

Vent-Axia’s PoziDry Pro™ PIV Tackles Radon

 

Vent-Axia’s next generation PoziDry Pro™ Positive Input Ventilation (PIV) unit has been updated to include a Radon mode to help tackle the problem…

Find asbestos - a hidden killer

 

Property owners and managers should be aware of their legal duties regarding asbestos management, and the need for locating and assessing the…

Medite SMARTPLY launches time saving new Pattress Panel for Dryliners

 

PATTRESS PLUS is the new time saving, dust reducing, noise eliminating OSB3 pattressing panel dryliners have been dreaming of.

Vectaire chosen for Torquay development

 

Vectaire’s Microbox 125/2DC was chosen to ventilate St Peter’s House and Admiral’s House in Kents Road, Torquay.   This prestigious development…

Icopal guide reveals roofing’s hidden fire risks

 

Flat roofing specialist Icopal, a BMI Group company, has produced a six-page guide that explains the fire risks of flat roofing and how to…

Airtech helps landlords tackle mould and condensation

 

As social housing becomes increasingly airtight to improve energy efficiency, more homes are being blighted by condensation, mould and the…

BMI pitches up with a new flat roof training facility

 

Following the completion of a new BMI Icopal flat roofing training area, and the refurbishment of the existing BMI Redland pitched training…

Predicting fires before they happen with cutting-edge technology

 

An industry report has predicted the number of connected devices being used worldwide will grow to 20.8billion by 2020*. What opportunities…

Stokvis EVOLUTION boilers connecting with boom in communal heating

 

The continuing housing shortage and the demographics of an ageing population are increasing the popularity of apartment living as well as…

Facing up to fuel poverty together

 

The UK is the world’s sixth largest economy and that’s a fact, so too is the rise in fuel poverty, where one in ten households is now affected…

AKW Shower Rebrand Announcement

 

AKW, one of the UK’s leading providers of accessibility solutions, is pleased to announce that the company’s highly successful Bluetooth®…