Three designs, three shapes, three textures; one holistic workplace

Forbo’s new Synergy collection brings together carpet tiles and Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT) that have been specifically designed to work together, enabling designers to create an almost infinite number of stimulating, on-trend floor designs for multi-use, commercial interiors. The collection... View Article

EGGER flooring helps Wyder reach new heights!

EGGER UK’s new OSB HDX 30 mm load-bearing panels have been used by Wyder Engineered Timber Systems Ltd as part of a £250,000 expansion to its manufacturing facility near Preston in Lancashire. Wyder, which celebrates its 10th anniversary next year,... View Article

Underfloor heating explained

When it comes to underfloor heating, you need a reliable system that is guaranteed to last the lifetime of the tile or stone covering. The two main types of system that are available include an electric system and a water... View Article

Flame-free roofing solutions for all your school’s needs

There is growing demand for improved safety within the education sector, especially in relation to refurbishing school and academy buildings. In response, flat roof manufacturer Bauder has developed various high-performance waterproofing solutions over the years that can be installed using... View Article


Keeping a School looking smart, tidy and clean can be a daunting task when faced with budget constraints. Continual re-painting and repair of walls and doors damaged by general use of a building can become a drain on the maintenance... View Article

The Finishing Touch

The difference between something good and something great is attention to detail. When careful consideration has been made to the sanitary-ware, taps, shower, lighting and the tile or stone covering in a kitchen or bathroom, why leave the tile profiles... View Article

The hole truth about ventilation

Growing health concerns linked to poor indoor air quality (IAQ) and the airtightness requirements in modern building designs are not making the ventilation designer’s job any easier, says Kevin Munson*. As buildings have become progressively more airtight in order to... View Article

Hambleside Danelaw launches their new site

We are extremely excited to announce the launch of our newly designed website. We have designed this site with you in mind – it is faster, easier to navigate, uncluttered and user friendly. It showcases our huge product offering and strengthens... View Article

Don’t set your watch… watch it set!

Introducing the new smart mortar adhesives from Simpson Strong-Tie – the first chemical mortar to change colour as it cures. There’s no need to guess when to start loading studs in masonry or concrete, because our latest fast curing range of... View Article

Working in the light

Designed by DarntonB3 architects, this 23,000 sqm facility is the new HQ for Airedale International Air Conditioning in Leeds. The production facility is a stunning example of the way in which the Kalwall® translucent daylighting system has been used in... View Article

Kemperol membranes put Piccadilly Gate’s roofs back on track

Three roofs of one of Manchester’s most iconic office buildings have been refurbished with an overlay of Kemperol liquid membranes from Kemper System. Piccadilly Gate is home to various Government departments including Education, Ofsted and Highways England. The 125,000sqft building... View Article

From enquiry to satisfied customer

Plastic building product manufacturer Freefoam Building Products report success in delivering support for homeowners and leads for local installers. Making a strategic decision several years ago to reach through the supply chain and engage with end users is paying dividends... View Article

Funkyheat infrared heaters

Funkyheat infrared heaters are exceptional in both quality and efficient performance. We use coloured glass specifically manufactured for us. The quality of the Venetian glass we use in manufacture is exceptional – scratch resistant and easy clean ensuring the longevity... View Article

Avoid fines for fire safety breaches

Fire safety breaches can result in hefty fines and jail sentences. ASSA ABLOY UK, a division of the global leader in door opening solutions, offers advice on door closers in relation to fire safety. According to Atomik Research, 45 per... View Article