PORCELANOSA Autumn Trends 2020

After an eventful decade and an unprecedented 2020, we can see the effects of these reflected in upcoming interior design trends. We have all had to create a new normal for ourselves outside of the usual work environment and our... View Article

Which type of flooring is better for your home and why?

While decorating a house, everyone selects the best interior and tries their best to make their home as ravishing as they can. The choice of interiors, paints, colour schemes, and decoration items is done with care, but ignorance towards flooring... View Article

New Decoroc paint line opens doors for Fastframe

Fastframe, one of Deceuninck’s leading commercial fabricators, has invested over £150,000 in a state-of-the-art Decoroc paint line for Deceuninck commercial windows and doors. The Decoroc line is the first of its kind outside Deceuninck’s head quarters in Belgium and, since... View Article

Automatic solution to stop bacteria entering buildings

record uk has a number of automatic solutions to create contact-free, hygienic environments quickly to prevent the spread of germs and Covid-19 being transmitted via door handles and switches. Reliable and versatile, the record DFA 127 Swing Door Operator is... View Article

J&P Building Systems’ ISOPRO® and ISOMAXX® range of thermally-isolated balcony connection products issued with a European Technical Assessment (ETA 17/0466).

J&P Building Systems is pleased to announce that its popular ISOPRO® and ISOMAXX® range of thermally-isolated balcony connection products have recently been issued with a European Technical Assessment (ETA 17/0466). The document provides verification by UK and European building authorities of product... View Article

Join facade experts online every Thursday evening

Register now to join more high profile guests this autumn from the world of façades and construction, as David Entwistle, Head of Major Projects at Saint-Gobain Glass UK & Ireland, interviews popular personalities, from the world of building and façade... View Article

Play it Your Way with Studio Moods

Award winning Studio Moods is the off-the-shelf bespoke LVT solution from IVC Commercial, making one-off feature floors more affordable Using nine geometric shapes, including four new XL formats over the original collection, combined with wood, stone and colour looks, Studio... View Article

Shining a light on the world’s largest hangar

A large new hangar for American Airlines has been completed at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport using Kalwall® translucent cladding to provide natural daylight to form signature ‘light bars’ at each end. The hangar cost $251million and was designed by architects... View Article

Specifying hardwood timber doorsets

The objective is to enthuse and inform architects about specifying hardwood internal and external doors, it also includes information about Passivhaus doors. Seminars last an hour and count for double points for architects and architectural assistants. The CPD is full... View Article

Barbara Hepworth Building wins major national award

The University of Huddersfield’s Barbara Hepworth Building has been named as the Project of the Year at the prestigious Education Estates awards. The eye-catching home of the School of Art, Design and Architecture won Project of the Year (Colleges and... View Article

Specifying Entrance Matting for Schools & Universities

Schools, colleges, and universities have some of the busiest entrances of any building. They experience frequent intense periods of footfall, have multiple entrances and often tightly managed budgets. This makes entrance matting specification for education one of the most difficult... View Article

Schöck CAD/BIM library now includes Isokorb, Bole and Dorn

As a leading international supplier of load-bearing thermal insulation products and reinforcement technology solutions,  Schöck continues to optimise its digital portfolio service for planners; with the focus very much on improved digital workflow using web applications and BIM objects. In... View Article

Contemporary Wood Burning Stoves

Help to make your house a home with our contemporary wood burning stoves. Not only do our stoves offer you a reliable source of heat, but they also can give your room an impressive focal point by adding and creating... View Article