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Beach huts share timber with tower

Howarth Timber and Building Supplies has helped to create 10 new beach chalets on Fleetwood promenade that share the same construction materials as the area's local observation tower.The colourful chalets have been constructed using frake timber, which matches the wood - also supplied by Howarth Timber - used to build the nearby Rossall Point observation tower.Frake timber is a premium heat-modified timber species that is gaining popularity in cladding projects due to its durability and ease of use.Local contractor Gary Carr created the beach huts using concrete bases and frake batons in a cut and groove construction style.The huts, which were constructed...

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Housing starts hit nine-year high

The number of new build homes that have started to be built continued to rise last year to the highest level since 2007, new figures show.The latest house building data shows that...

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Twenty8Twelve Store

Launched in 2007, Twenty8Twelve is an international brand with 3 retail boutiques in London and is available in over 300 carefully selected retailers in more than 20 countries...

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Providing a route map to a greener world

Our new EcoHub has been developed with Mitsubishi Electric Living Environmental Systems
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EQUITONE Facade Material; Bringing inspirational...

EQUITONE facade materials from Marley Eternit evoke the unique nature of fibre cement... Read More


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By BluePrint Ceramics Ltd


Vintage may seem like a recurring name for a...

Vibrant Flat -Ceramic -

By BluePrint Ceramics Ltd


The Vibrant Flat collection stands out for its...

Zero -Porcelain -

By BluePrint Ceramics Ltd


The Zero porcelain collection meets the needs of...

CPD Online

RIBA CPDs

By ASSA ABLOY UK Specification


ASSA ABLOY Group companies often hold seminars...

Laidlaw’s commitment to training confirmed with RIBA-approved CPDs

By Laidlaw Limited


Architects and construction professionals can...

Fire Protection for Timber

By Lonza Wood Protection


Lonza Wood Protection offers a RIBA accredited...

Public Sector

Twinfix gets aboard for Lewes station project

Twinfix worked alongside BAM Nuttall Ltd on the recent refurbishment of Lewes station roof in East Sussex, providing them with lightweight, quick to fit Georgian wired...

Eighty years-old and still performing

In 1936 the homogeneous flooring Mipolam from international flooring and interiors specialist Gerflor was launched.It’s been a legacy of providing a product that’s...


Housing

Housing

Residential Project

A stunning residential project where contemopray and trasitional concepts fuse together. Blueprint worked alongside Rise Contracts Ltd to supply tiles to this...

Natural clay options by Imerys continuing a tradition of excellence in clay

The increasing demand and limited availability of many popular concrete roof tiles is creating protracted delays within the construction market. This has become a major...


Hotel, Sport & Leisure

HSL

Stanley House

Set in over 50 acres of Ribble Vallery countryside in Lancashire, Stanley House Hotel is an award winning hotel boasting 30 superb bedrooms, unrivalled wedding and...

Hilton Southampton

The Hilton hotel group is synonymous with quality and respected around the globe. Their new 171 bedroom hotel at the Aegas Bowl in Southampton will offer guests a...


Health

Health

Gradus launches new UK wall protection range

Contract interiors specialist Gradus has launched a UK market leading collection of new PVC-u wall protection profiles and wall cladding, which form part of one of the...

Two-position closer certifies Briton as among best in class

Allegion’s Briton brand once again shows why it is a leading pioneer in the door hardware industry with its newest overhead door closer – the Briton 131.Developed to...


Education

Education

Cambridge Blue

Richard Murphy Architects have created a new campus for Anglia Ruskin University, announced by a dramatic curved façade clad in Nordic Blue Living 3 pre-patinated copper...

GEC Anderson stainless steel tea points for UCL Bartlett School of Architecture

The new UCL Bartlett School of Architecture features a number of communal tea points and break-out areas for students and lecturers.A central feature to these areas are...


Sustainability

Sustainability

SIG partners with PolyVision

SIG has been appointed as the exclusive distribution partner for PolyVision’s a3 CeramicSteel in the UK and Ireland.Effective from December 2016, SIG secured the...

It’s time for stylish new air conditioning units using R32

Mitsubishi Electric has launched a new line-up of wall-mounted air conditioning units with a sophisticated, streamlined design and a comprehensive range of features to...


Regeneration

New monolithic drainage system with a high attenuation volume

Hauraton Limited have introduced into the UK, RECYFIX® MONOTEC, their new high capacity channel system for the surface drainage of pavements, bicycle routes, car/van...

Kawneer systems help to set three precedents

Architectural glazing systems from Kawneer feature on the only purpose-built arena, convention and exhibition centre in Europe.Kawneer’s AA®100 mullion-drained curtain...


Ecobuild/Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Upcycling and zero-waste key to MEDITE SMARTPLY’s eye-catching Ecobuild stand

MEDITE SMARTPLY, leading supplier of sustainable OSB and MDF panel products, is partnering with award winning social enterprise Goldfinger Factory for its ground-breaking...

Regeneration and housing top the agenda at Ecobuild 2017

Ecobuild returns on 7-9 March with an overarching theme of regeneration, which will be brought to life through an immersive exhibition and conference programme that will...