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Seamless surfaces achieved with Osmo UK

With the famous spring clean season amongst us, professional decorator, JGDecorator was contracted to renovate and refresh a composite oak kitchen worktop and shelving area in a family home. Thanks to its hardwearing properties and aesthetically pleasing finish, Osmo UK Polyx®-Oil was the ideal choice to rejuvenate the high traffic Continue reading

Modern Plan Insulation Limited

MPI are a contracting company specialising in all aspects of Sprayed & Injected Polyurethane foams as well as high performance coatings, often used in conjunction with P.U. foam insulation. P.U. Foams have excellent insulation properties and the fact that they can be sprayed or injected, means there is a system Continue reading

Flooring in the spotlight

The flooring industry’s main annual event takes place soon – 16-18 September – in Harrogate.  This is where flooring in all its forms is given the starring role.  The show is widely recognised as the UK’s National Flooring Event, and this year marks its 56th edition.  The show delivers a Continue reading

Wrightstyle supplies to new care home

Wrightstyle is shortly to supply advanced glazing systems to a £7.5 million state-of-the-art care home being built by Deeley Construction. Wrightstyle will be installing fire-rated screens and doors at the Woodside Care Village, an inspirational new care home in Warwick which will provide care for 72 older people and people Continue reading

Helifix

Helifix has launched a BIM object library to support the industry’s transition to digital building modelling. Available to download from www.helifix.co.uk/downloads/bim-objects or from the NBS National BIM Library at https://www.nationalbimlibrary.com/Helifix, these Revit format BIM objects allow Helifix products to be easily incorporated into a 3D building model and its associated Continue reading

Secondary glazing in Listed Buildings by Royal Warrant Holder Selectaglaze

Historic England is mainly responsible for the management of historic environments and guides Government Departments and Local Planning Authorities on development proposals that can considerably affect Listed buildings or conservation areas. Fortuitously, conservation professionals as well as heritage organisations understand that historic buildings need to be adjusted in order to Continue reading

Builder Fined Following NAPIT’s Intervention

NAPIT has called for more prosecutions to be brought against electrical work which does not comply with Part P of the Building Regulations, after playing a key role in a conviction in South Gloucestershire by conducting a full Electrical Compliance Inspection. David Appleton was fined a total of over £8,000 Continue reading

UK Construction Week 9th – 11th October

UK Construction Week – the UK’s largest gathering of Contractors, Consultants, Architects, Manufacturers, Project Managers, SME’s, and Developers, – returns to the NEC Birmingham for its fourth year from 9 – 11 October 2018. The event celebrates this exciting and dynamic industry, and is a place to network, debate, discover, Continue reading

The Kit Canopy – Available now from Birchwood Trading

Adding yet another canopy system to an already impressive portfolio, Birchwood Trading are delighted to now be able to offer the Kit Canopy. This versatile canopy system is supplied as a complete kit of parts, ready to be installed using the easy to follow installation instructions. Providing a wide variety Continue reading