Metal Technology improves the view at Mottram Street

Metal Technology has supplied over £2million (installed value) of their System 5-20Hi+ (high insulation) Tilt and Turn windows to Stockport Homes’ recently completed, £24million refurbishment scheme at Mottram St in Stockport – a project which has been a catalyst for... View Article

Broadway Malyan acquires leading Chile-based architecture practive

Global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan has acquired Antonio Prado Arquitectura Comercial, an 11-strong architecture and interior design practice based in Santiago, Chile. Since 2010, the two practices have collaborated on projects in Chile, primarily drawing on the... View Article

Bliss bathroom basin taps from Abode

The new Bliss range from Abode has been created especially for the UK market and forms part of a new collection of bathroom products which have a strong, yet versatile design. There are several basin tap options available which makes... View Article

Winn & Coales International celebrate 130th anniversary in 2013

Specialist anti-corrosion, sealing and waterproofing products manufacturer Winn & Coales International Ltd are celebrating their 130th Anniversary this year. The company is well known for its brands which include Denso, SeaShield, Archco-Rigidon, Protal, Densostrip, Premseal and Sylglas. These products have... View Article

Ultra-Modern homes to be built at affordable prices

Plans to construct ten state-of-the-art ‘Rational Houses’ on the Spring Vale Estate were approved lon Wednesday, July 31 by Hammersmith & Fulham (H&F) Council’s planning applications committee. Tipped to be the blueprint for modern house construction in London, the homes... View Article

ISG secures £9.1million cheapside office scheme

ISG has been awarded a £9.1million project by Amsprop Investments, Lord Alan Sugar’s property development company, to transform an existing nine-storey office building overlooking St Paul’s Cathedral into high specification, contemporary office and retail space. Originally constructed as commercial office... View Article

Pick Everard appointed for Great Glen Way upgrade

Multi-disciplinary construction consultancy Pick Everard is working on a £1million revamp of the Great Glen Way for the Highland Council and Forestry Commission Scotland. The Great Glen is a geological fault line running between Fort William and Inverness and is... View Article

Envirotube underfloor heating maximises renewables potentail

IBD’s new Envirotube underfloor heating system has been designed specifically for use with renewable energy based heating systems. It offers guaranteed compatibility with a renewable energy source, such as ground source and air source heat pumps, as well as with... View Article

Three is the magic number for Beko in refrigeration

Beko, is once again spearheading category innovation with the launch of its new three door fridge freezer model, extending its flexible ‘multizone’ technology into the 60cm category. In addition to being a standard fridge freezer, the middle door on the... View Article

Graven Hill self build project officially launched

Keen would-be self builders in the Oxfordshire area are being urged to register their interest in one of the 1000+ plots that are up for grabs at Graven Hill, near Bicester. Cherwell District Council has today unveiled a new website... View Article

Residential development land values begin to rise

Knight Frank’s residential development land index for Q2 2013 shows that land values rose by 4% in prime central London between April and June, and that prices for greenfield land in England and Wales advanced by 1.2%. Gráinne Gilmore examines... View Article

Roman’s 10 out of 10

Leading British shower designer and manufacturer, Roman, have announced the launch of a brand new range of designer shower enclosures, Decem. The range is a culmination of everything the manufacturer has learnt about showering over the last 28 years, to... View Article