Synseal’s warmcore launch delivers true innovation

Synseal is proud to introduce WarmCore, an innovative aluminium folding sliding door system which incorporates a radically different product design approach to create a new high performance fenestration framing solution: “warm aluminium”. Totally designed from scratch starting with a clean... View Article

Eurostove turn home heating into a spectacular feature

The fabulous Mallorca free-standing wood-burning fireplace from Eurostove is a feature addition to any modern home interior – especially with an open plan layout. Manufactured by the renowned Spanish company, Hergom, the Mallorca is one of their latest design innovations,... View Article

Wallbarn ASP adjustable paving pedestals

Adjustable pedestals from Wallbarn are the fast, clean, effective way to construct paved areas onto structural decks. Level paved areas can be constructed onto built-to-fall decks in a suspended system. Instead of bedding slabs into mortar, ASP pedestals lift the... View Article

Ductwork revolution for AG Barr

Cosaf, inventors of GatorDuct, the world’s most advanced ductwork system, has just produced and installed a unique bespoke air distribution system for soft drinks manufacturer AG Barr, in the production hall at its manufacturing plant in Milton Keynes. The ducts... View Article

Extra fire safety meets design with ROCKPANEL® facades

Reducing the risk from fire is an increasingly important issue in the building industry. The new advanced features of the FS-Xtra grade from ROCKPANEL bring a fresh dimension to facade cladding design; combining high levels of fire safety with the... View Article

To clad or not to clad? That is the question

NVELOPE NV1 vertical cladding support systems have been installed on a newly refurbished apartment block in Hackney to provide an attractive external envelope that regenerates the area. Shakespeare House has been transformed from a low quality housing block into eighteen... View Article

Cembrit clads sustainable homes

Cembrit Metro cladding has been installed on a mixed use development in the heart of Camden, London to provide a decorative finish to complement the surrounding brickwork. Approximately 500m2 of Stockholm cladding has contributed to the building achieving an accredited... View Article

Door closer is good for health

Powermatic concealed door closers are becoming increasingly popular with specifiers, estates managers and clinicians throughout the healthcare sector thanks to the many health, safety and hygiene benefits that they deliver. Totally concealed when the door is closed, Powermatic offers few... View Article

Liberty Style: the story of a British institution

How Arthur Liberty shaped British and international taste in glass and metalwork, furniture, ceramics, fashion and textiles, and brought together generations of great designers. Covers various phases of artistic taste, from the Aesthetic to the Arts and Crafts, from Art... View Article

Infrastructure: the battleground of the 21st century?

One of the most radical books on urbanism for decades, Keller Easterling’s landmark Extrastatecraft: The Power of Infrastructure Space examines a new definition of “infrastructure:” it is not only the literal underground pipes and wires that run big cities, but... View Article

Formica Group launches its enhanced Washroom Collection

Formica Group addresses the demand for design versatility and bespoke interior schemes in the washroom sector with the launch of the extended Formica® Washroom Collection. A comprehensive resource of materials and decors, the collection features a strong palette including 25... View Article

Swansea Guild Hall, unusual TECTUS application

The latest and last phase of the £25 million project to restore the Grade 1 listed, Guildhall Complex in Swansea, is the £6 million refurbishment of Brangwyn Hall, a popular centre of social and cultural life in Swansea, located within the... View Article

Kaldewei: “Any grout joint is one too many”

The Asklepios Group, one of the largest companies in the German healthcare sector, and its members of the Green Hospital Program are focused on developing approaches to a “green” hospital. As part of the research project “Greening the Patient Room... View Article

PanelGrip® – Balustrade Systems made simple

The PanelGrip® Balustrade System from F H Brundle changes the rules of glass balustrading, utilising a unique high performance clamping mechanism combined with a patented Shoe Moulding. The major advantage of PanelGrip: Reduction in labour time when installing a structural... View Article