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gpad completes prime King’s Cross workspace

Architectural practice gpad london ltd has just completed Crinan Street, a refurbished, reconfigured Victorian diamond workshop. This creates 7,545 sq.ft. of prime open plan office space spanning six floors including basement conversion and an addition storey boasting a private roof terrace. The project has been shortlisted in the 2018 AJ Continue reading

Biffa celebrates reopening of canal at Studley Grange

Biffa, the UK’s leading national recycling and waste management provider, has celebrated the official reopening of the canal at Studley Grange Landfill in Wiltshire following extensive renovation works. After working closely alongside Wilts & Berks Canal Trust for the last four years, the renovation of the disused canal corridor at Continue reading

TX140® 2-in-1, the newest renovation filler!

TX140® 2-in-1 is an all-purpose skimcoat for filling levelling and smoothing tiled and softer substrates, exterior and interior. Excellent adhesion, flexibility and resistance to damp and condensation, TX140® 2-in-1 is ideal for facades, kitchen and bathroom, renovation. RENOVATION FILLER – ALL PURPOSE SKIMCOAT 2 IN 1: FILLING AND FINE SURFACING Continue reading

Bison – Modern windows and doors for traditional homes

To many, modern windows and doors all seem much the same. However, high-end manufacturer Bison Frames points out that the industry has moved forward dramatically in the last three years, with their Genesis Collection leading the way. When they think of modern windows and doors, many will picture plain white Continue reading

Britcon completes flood Averse furniture store

Britcon has completed the construction of a new, 30,000 sq ft flood averse furniture store for national furniture retailer Stokers. The £3 million contract to rebuild the Russell Dean branded store in Halifax, West Yorkshire was awarded to Britcon following irreversible damage caused by severe floods on Boxing Day of Continue reading

Martin-Brooks showcases skills at heritage day

Sheffield’s Martin-Brooks has joined forces with fellow heritage building experts to share the unique work it is undertaking at a North Lincolnshire church with next generation roofers. The specialist firm played an integral role in a heritage skills day, held at Holy Trinity Church in Messingham, to provide awareness and Continue reading

Schiedel wins at Hearth & Home 2018

Schiedel Chimney Systems’ Opus Scanfire has won best Flueing and Ventilation Product at this year’s Hearth & Home Awards, making the flue and chimney manufacturer a winner for the second year running! Designed in collaboration with Firepower Heating Ltd., the Opus Scanfire, part of Schiedel’s Isokern insulating pumice range, allows Continue reading